(1) Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) practice is the independent and/or collaborative performance of any act involving the determination, preparation, administration, or monitoring of anesthesia care and anesthesia-related services, and the management of acute and chronic pain. The CRNA is certified in the population of family/individual health across the lifespan whose health status may range from healthy through all recognized levels of acuity, including persons with immediate, severe, or life-threatening illnesses or injuries in diverse settings.

History: 37-1-131, 37-8-202, MCA; IMP, 37-1-131, 37-8-202, 37-8-409, MCA; NEW, 1982 MAR p. 1603, Eff. 8/27/82; AMD, 1991 MAR p. 2435, Eff. 12/13/91; AMD, 2002 MAR p. 3320, Eff. 11/28/02; TRANS, from Commerce, & AMD, 2006 MAR p. 2035, Eff. 8/25/06; AMD, 2008 MAR p. 2346, Eff. 11/7/08; AMD, 2013 MAR p. 1609, Eff. 9/6/13.