In Somnia Anesthesia’s latest YouTube video, Hugh Morgan, the anesthesia practice management company’s director of quality assurance and director of Somnia PSO, Inc., forecasts what to expect in the anesthesia industry in 2012. He also explains why quality control measures are even more important than ever this year. To watch now, click here.
As the calendar has turned to a new year, the request for proposal (RFP) process for anesthesia services will be a task that many healthcare facilities participate in 2012. Jeanette Brown, director of business development for Somnia Anesthesia, was recently interviewed by Becker’s Rob Kurtz to discuss Somnia’s latest white paper on the RFP process and answer questions hospitals will consider when reviewing anesthesia services proposals. The full podcast interview is available here.
The Anesthesia Department is universally recognized as an essential partner in the smooth operation of every hospital OR. An under-performing anesthesia program can have negative effects on OR efficiency, profitability and patient satisfaction. The decision to change anesthesia providers is a significant one, requiring careful consideration. A clear understanding of the process, as well how to identify a high-performing anesthesia organization, is essential to making a successful change.
Somnia Anesthesia invites you to attend a free Webinar on June 14 at 2:15pm EST to learn how to evaluate your anesthesia program and what to expect when transitioning to a new provider in your hospital. Sponsored by Somnia Anesthesia, this Webinar will provide concrete examples of how a change in anesthesia provider can result in a higher-performing OR, lower subsidy and improved hospital-physician relationships.
Speakers: Robert Goldstein, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Somnia Anesthesia; Thomas Schares, MD, Chief of Anesthesia, Desert Regional Medical Center; and Robert Cunnah, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Desert Regional Medical Center
Who should attend?
CEO, CFO, CMO, COO, VP of Operating Room or anyone else at your hospital or ASC responsible for clinical services or OR management.
Somnia Anesthesia invites you to attend a free webinar sponsored by Somnia Anesthesia and B.Braun titled, “Impact of Regional Anesthesia on Quality, Cost and Patient Satisfaction” on Tuesday, April 26 at 2:15 p.m. to learn how Somnia Anesthesia and best-in-class medical device manufacturer B.Braun are focusing on delivering high quality, cost containment and patient satisfaction in order to optimize productivity and maximize revenue streams.
The speakers will discuss their unique perspective and niche within the health care arena as it relates to becoming “accountable” in a newly defined landscape. To register, click here.