Did you know that 16 states have replaced physicians with nurses by changing anesthesia provider rules and may be putting you and your family at risk? State governments are making crucial decisions about your healthcare and have chosen to “opt-out” of federal laws that guarantee you have a physician overseeing your anesthesia care.
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