About AANA Peer Assistance

Below is information on an important program provided by AANA. 

AANA Peer Assistance is support for CRNAs and student registered nurse anesthetists for all aspects related to drugs/alcohol impairment, suspicion of drug diversion, substance use disorder (SUD), adverse event support, and questions related to fitness for duty.

August 2019 – TopMedTalk Podcast: AANA 2019, Substance Use Disorder – Peer Support: An Empathetic Information Resource

What is the AANA Peer Assistance Helpline number?

When can I call for help?
When it is needed; the Helpline provides 24/7 confidential live support and resources.
IMPORTANT: For a crisis with potential immediate risk for harm to self or others, call 911 or the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) suicide hotline, 800-273-TALK.
Once the situation is safe, call the AANA Peer Assistance Helpline, 800-654-5167.

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