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 Officers for 2017-2018 welcome you to the CAPANA District News and Update page:
President: Diane Smith
Treasurer: Debby Niehaus and Sue Tiemeier
Secretary: Nila Seibert
Past Pres: Sharon Gallagher
Membership/Awards: Marylou Rigdon
Newsletter/Flyers: Sheila Hoff
Scholarship: Missy Dennis
Workshop Comm: Sharon Gallagher, Debby Niehaus, Sue Tiemeier, Mary Sullivan, Sheila Hoff, Sue Geary, Nila Seibert, and Diane Smith
CAPANA Educational Offering February 21, 2018: “Orange is Not Your Color-Keeping You Legal”
Karen Caroll, BSN, Esq. Christ Hospital Auditorium on Level A. We will have 6:00 pm Networking/Refreshments and at 6:30 pm the Educational offering. See flyer below to post on unit.
Community Service Update: At our OPANA State Conference we hosted May 20th we collected cans and packages of soup to be donated to the Matthew 25 Ministries used for humanitarian and catastrophic relief.
The June 6, 2017 CAPANA had an end of the year dinner and installation of officers for 2017-2018 at Ferrari's Little Italy in Madeira. Past President Debby Niehaus presented flowers and installed the new officers and thanked this past year's President Sharon Gallagher for her service and presented her a gift from the group. CAPANA President Diane Smith thanked everyone for the successful Spring OPANA Workshop,outlined her goals for the coming year, and shared some speakers and topics that are planned.
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