MANA Peer Assistance Committee

Confidential Peer Assistance

The Maryland Association of Nurse Anesthetists is dedicated to supporting the Wellness initiative of the AANA. As such, MANA is seeking volunteers to sit on our Peer Assistance Committee.

MANA's State Peer Advisor:

Jessica Switzman, CRNA, MS, RYT
Annapolis, MD 21409
Cell: (410) 991-5046
Work: (410) 550-0942
[email protected]

Is there something going on in your life and you are unsure what to do?

Contact your Maryland Peer Advisor.

Call and/or email anytime for help with problems such as alcohol, drugs, stress, workplace issues such as, sexual harassment, workplace violence, or anything affecting your ability to stay well.

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Meeting for Professionals

This CRNA-run meeting is held every Sunday at 8:30 a.m. at the following location:

Serenity Center
9650 Basket Ring Road
Columbia, MD 21045

This is an anonymous meeting for those who care for others.

Are you worried about a colleague? Learn about the signs and behaviors.

If you are concerned about the well-being of someone at work, take the first step in helping:

Click here for the AANA's guide to the signs and behaviors of impaired colleagues.

National Peer Assistance Hotline: (800) 654-5167

  • Substance Abuse
  • Alcoholism
  • Mental Health
  • Workplace Issues

For more information, please visit AANA's Peer Assistance page HERE

Provider Wellness Symposium
The Provider Wellness Symposium is a three-day national conference and wellness expo that focuses on self-care for the healthcare professional.