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Anesthetists in Recovery



AANA Peer Assistance Resource Directory

Following resources are available for helping CRNAs and student nurse anesthetists facing chemical dependency or substance misuse issues. This assistance is also for the families, friends, coworkers, managers, supervisors, or colleagues seeking information or guidance.

Search by State for:

  • State Peer Assistance Advisors
  • Chemical Dependency Programs
    • State Association Peer Assistance Program
    • State Level Chemical Dependency/Peer Assistance Programs
  • State Boards of Nursing

Select a state from the drop down list below, then click search. 

The first step in getting help is to contact your state peer advisor or call the helpline (800)654-5167

West Virginia

State Peer Advisor (1)

Ann Bostic, CRNA
Charleston, WV 25312
p: 304-208-0707

State Peer Advisor (2)

Tomi Ann Hanna, CRNA
Hurricane, WV 25526-9486
p: 901-517-8088

Chemical Dependency Program

Impaired Nurse Treatment Program     (A)
West Virginia RN Board
101 Dee Drive
Suite 102
Charleston, WV 25311-1620
p: 304-558-3596
f: 304-558-3666

State Board of Nursing

West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Prof. Nurses
Laura Rhodes, MSN, RN, Executive Director
101 Dee Drive
Suite 102
Charleston, WV 25311-1620
p: 304-558-3596
f: 304-558-3596
Web site:

(D) Disciplinary Program 
(State Administration or Recognized)
(A) Diversion 
[Alternative to Disciplinary Program]
(P) Peer Assistance Networking Program (Non-State Administered/Recognized)


Submit Peer Assistance Resource Directory revisions to:

Julie Rice
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
222 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL 60068-4001
Phone: 847-655-1114
Fax: 847-692-4317