Cincinnati Area PeriAnesthesia Nurses Association -CAPANA in founded in 1979 is one of the 6 districts of OPANA and has PeriAnesthesia nurse membership from the Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area. Meetings with education CEs rotate between hospital sites -3rd Wednesday of month excluding Summer, December and January.
CAPANA Mission Statement: The Cincinnati Area PeriAnesthesia Nurses Association’s mission is to advance and promote the unique specialty of perianesthesia nursing through professional education, the exchange of knowledge, research and standards of practice.
CAPANA Officers for 2019-2020 welcome you to the CAPANA District News and Update page:
President: Diane Thompson
Treasurer: Debby Niehaus
Secretary: Stefanie Long
Past Pres : Sharon Gallagher
Membership/Awards: Marylou Rigdon
Newsletter/Flyers: Sheila Hoff
Scholarship: Missy Dennis
Workshop Comm: Sharon Gallagher
Community Service Update: At CAPANA 2019 Workshop March 16th we collected cans and packages of soups, that was donated to the Matthew 25 Ministries of Cincinnati, for humanitarian/catastrophic relief.
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