Knowledge Center

March 25, 2010
What are some anesthesia trends/advances you're seeing in the ASC setting? Lagging marketplace perception concerning the non-congruency between ASC and anesthesia financials. ASC facility fees almost always dwarf anesthesia professional fees. As a result, a surgery center may turn a profit for a given operating room surgical volume on a given day but this volume may not provide ample compensation to support an anesthesiologist working for market rates.
October 27, 2009
Somnia sponsored a webinar with Becker's Hospital Review titled "Demystifying the Anesthesia Stipend: Achieving More Coverage and Better Quality for Less Cost," Somnia Anesthesia provided hospital administrators with best practices for reducing anesthesia expenses while improving anesthesia revenues and quality.