Ep #22: Mike McKinnon – Risks of Anesthesiologist Assistants

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We finally got a chance to talk to Mike McKinnon, past president of the Arizona ANA, and he has a wealth of information to share about Anesthesiologist Assistants in the current healthcare environment.

What kind of role do AAs play in overall healthcare costs, access to care, and the greater objectives of the ASA? What kinds of risks do they pose to CRNAs? We’ll dive into these pressing issues, as well as some possible solutions moving forward.

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