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Anesthesia Alert: Safe Anesthesia Care During COVID-19
Take precautions to reduce exposure risks to airborne droplets.
Roxanne McMurray
Publish Date: November 6, 2020   |  Tags:   Anesthesia
PROCESS IMPROVEMENT Now is the time to refine airway management practices that may not have been applied in the early months of the pandemic.   |   Pamela Bevelhymer, RN, BSN, CNOR

Anesthesia providers have been forced to alter the way they work in order to deliver safe and efficient care during the COVID-19 pandemic. Because of their close proximity to patients and the types of procedures they perform, anesthesia professionals are among the providers most at risk of exposure to the coronavirus. Fortunately, several straight-forward interventions can reduce transmission risks.

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