For more than 80 years, the New Jersey Association of Nurse Anesthetists (NJANA) has been dedicated to advancing the nurse anesthesia profession, protecting our members, and advocating for safe and accessible anesthesia care.

NJANA represent the interests of more than 860 Certified Registered Nurses (CRNA’s) and Advanced Practice Nurses in Anesthesia (APN-A’s) in the State of New Jersey.

In collaboration with the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists we provide our members with:

  • Continuing Education for nursing and medical professionals, health care facilites and patients.
  • Political and public advocacy on the State and Federal Level
  • Resources and support to advance practice excellence and patient safety

We are here to serve you, and improve the nurse anesthesia practice and experience across New Jersey. To learn more, or to get involved, contact us today.


Tell Your Story about COVID-19

We want to know how lifting the Joint Protocol enabled you to work to the full extend of your license and training during COVID-19, and what impact this had on your workplace and patients. Click here to take a minute to complete this anonymous survey:

Nurse Workforce Protection Act

AANA is asking members to write letters to ask your local representatives to co-sponsor the “Nurse Workforce Protection Act” to help protecting CRNA’s and other nurses facing furloughs and layoffs. Click here to learn more.

Veterans – Full Practice Authority

AANA is rallying support to ensure CRNA’s have full practice authority in Veteran’s facilities. Click here to send a letter to congress.

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