AVANA worked hard for years on this one – for you! Below are the correspondences leading to the new governing document for anesthesia practice in the VHA system. Compare for yourself.
As a reminder, VHA Handbooks and Directives are mandatory Department of Veterans Affairs policy, as outlined in VA Directive 0999. If you are having issues at your facility, please let us know at [email protected]. Non-compliance is reportable to the Office of Specialty Care Services and the National Program Director for Anesthesia Service.