Government Relations

The Government Relations Committee promotes and advocates for the interests of nurse anesthetists in North Carolina with regard to policies, laws, and regulations that affect nurse anesthetists’ practice. The Committee monitors both federal and state legislation developments that may affect nurse anesthetists. In response to identified issues or proposed legislation, the GRC is charged with the duty to communicate with and inform policy makers at the state level in an effort to educate and promote nurse anesthetist practice.

SAVE Act Talking Points

Legislative Action Alert 3/6/19

CRNA Fact Sheet (Training and Education)

Beyond the Mask: Innovation & Opportunities for CRNAs in Podcasts - Listen to a great podcast, CRNAs & The Legislature, with Patrick J. Ballantine, Sharon Pearce, and Jeremy Stanley here!

An interview with Delaware Lieutenant Governor Bethany Hall-Long by Sharon Pearce, MSN, CRNA (Article) 

How can we be prepared for the next healthcare crisis? (Podcast)

Committee Co-chairs:

Ian Hewer PhD, CRNA, Kimberly Gordon MSN, CRNA

Committee Members:

Brad Coomer MSNA, CRNA, Ron DeAtley MSN, CRNA, Stephen Michaux-Smith MSN, CRNA, Devin Miller MSNA, CRNA, Stacy Yancey MSNA, CRNA


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