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Outcomes

An Anesthesiologist Assistant works as a member of the anesthesia care team under the direction of a qualified Physician Anesthesiologist, administering anesthesia care to all ages, degrees of illness, and for the entire spectrum of surgical procedures.

The Anesthesiologist Assistant program provides the opportunity for students to achieve the following outcomes:

  • Facilitating development of the fundamental skills necessary for safe and efficacious delivery of anesthesia;
  • Providing the necessary foundation in biomedical and anesthesia sciences for understanding the basis of safe and efficacious delivery of anesthesia;
  • Promoting professionalism, including ethical and moral behavior;
  • Promotion of strong communication and interpersonal skills necessary to work effectively in a team-based healthcare environment;
  • Encouraging practice of evidence based medicine through development of information literacy and lifelong learning.

    Graduation Year. Class of...

    2016

    2015

    2014

    2013

    Graduates

    23

    22

    19

    18

    Attrition

    4.2 %

    8.3 %

    5.0 %

    10.0 %

    Retention

    95.8

    91.7 %

    95.0 %

    90.0 %

    Positive Job Placement

    100.0 %

    100.0 %

    100.0 %

    100.0 %

    NCCAA Certifying Exam - % of grads Attempting

    100.0 %

    100.0 %

    100.0 %

    100.0 %

    NCCAA Certifying Exam - Pass Rate - Success

    100.0 %

    100.0 %

    100.0 %

    100.0 %

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