Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
CRNAs are expected to provide safe and effective care to all patients they serve. Examples of behavior that would be grounds for discipline against a CRNA certification include:
- Misappropriating medications, supplies, or personal items of a patient or agency.
- Violating the confidentiality of information or knowledge concerning the patient.
- Committing any act which endangers patient safety or welfare.
- Practice of the profession without a current active license or temporary permit.
- Failure of a certificate holder, who is subject of a disciplinary investigation, to furnish the Board or its investigator with requested information or requested documents.
- Falsification or misrepresentation of material facts in attempting to procure employment as an CRNA.
- Intentional falsification of material facts in a material document connected with the practice of nursing in the expanded role of anesthesia.
- Kissing, fondling, touching or engaging in any other activities of a sexual nature with a patient.
- Violating any term of probation, condition, or limitation imposed on the certificate holder by the Department.