Article by nursing faculty, alumni published in AANA journal

Two WCU alumni and certified registered nurse anesthetists, Alwin Heuer and Jason Riley, along with two faculty members in WCU’s School of Nursing, Mark A. Kossick and Ian Hewer, authored an article titled “Update on Guidelines for Perioperative Antibiotic Selection and Administration from the Surgical Care Improvement Project and American Society of Health-System Pharmacists” that was published in the August issue of the AANA Journal, the scholarly publication of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists.

Kossick is a professor of nursing and graduate anesthesia simulation education coordinator, while Hewer is assistant professor and assistant director for WCU’s nurse anesthesia program.