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Sedation and Analgesia by Non-Anesthesiologists

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Course Fee
Price: $60.00

Course Description

THIS IS AN ONLINE Non-CME ACTIVITY. Hard copies are not available.

Price: $60.00

ASA's Sedation and Analgesia by Non-Anesthesiologists video includes CO2 basic monitoring and advanced life support information and provides basic knowledge on the safe administration of sedative and analgesic drugs used to establish a moderate level of sedation. Assure patient safety with proper training in sedation and analgesia.

The Single On-Demand includes the following downloadable pdf documents:

  • Practice Guidelines for Sedation and Analgesia by Non-Anesthesiologists
  • Standards for Basic Anesthetic Monitoring
  • Statement on Respiratory Monitoring During Endoscopic Procedures
  • Quality Assurance Indicators
  • Sedation Credentials Checklist
  • Test Questions/Answer Key
  • Copyright Notice 2012
  • License Grant

This On-Demand video is designed for single registration and includes online pre and post-test with Certificate of Completion. Purchase and take course from this page.

Successful completion of this module is just one of the requirements that a health care organization should implement to assure patient safety.

This presentation should be used in conjunction with the Practice Guidelines for Sedation and Analgesia by Non-Anesthesiologists, originally published in the April 2002 issue of Anesthesiology.

NOTE: It is the sole responsibility of the viewer to inquire about updates to this video.

Alternative formats (Group On-Demand, PDF of Practice Guidelines, DVD, Organization Download) are avaliable at

Learning Objectives:

Safe administration of sedation and analgesia

Faculty & Credentials:

Task Force on Sedation and Analgesia by Non-Anesthesiologists

Core Competencies:

Medical knowledge

Target Audience:

Non-Anesthesiologists delivering sedation and analgesia.

CME Credit:

0.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

The American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society of Anesthesiologists designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

0.00 Non-physician Credit

Non-physicians may receive a Certificate of Completion stating that this activity was designated for 0.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.


Online learning

Required Hardware / Software:

Adobe Flash Player

Internet connection, web browser version must have been released within the last three years.

Activity Release Date:

01/01/2012 (All day)

Activity Expiration Date:

08/31/2016 (All day)

Estimated Time to Complete:

24 minutes