Nurse Anesthesia Program Mission
To offer a dynamic and high-quality master's degree in nursing in anesthesia that contributes to the fulfillment of the needs of nurse anesthetists in Puerto Rico through the preparation of competent practitioners. The program will respond swiftly and effectively to tendencies in the discipline, medicine, and education, to social forces especially in technology and humanism, and also, to changes in the field.
To prepare nurse anesthetists with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes required to offer safe anesthesia services in compliance with professional standards and state regulations.
To provide broad opportunities for learning that promote the development of the competencies for anesthesia nursing practice.
To develop nurse anesthetists able to respond to the needs of patients who require anesthesia and to improve the delivery of the anesthesia services.
To develop nurse anesthetists with the values to deliver humanistic services and to assume responsibility for self-development in the science of anesthesia discipline.