Interviews

August 24, 2015
In this HFMA Business Profile, Somnia president and CEO Marc Koch, MD, MBA, explains how hospitals can drive transformative change in the perioperative experience to achieve outstanding clinical and financial outcomes.
February 23, 2015
Dr. Robert Goldstein, Somnia's CMO, suggests six questions for OR nurse leaders to assess the value of their perioperative anesthesia partnership.
May 31, 2011
Transparency is essential to success in the new healthcare landscape. In this article from Becker's Hospital Review, three hospital executives discuss how their facilities embraced transparency and data distribution to improve finances, satisfaction and clinical outcomes.
February 22, 2011
Somnia Anesthesia’s CFO John Ansorge offers an insider’s perspective on some of the greatest concerns and challenges facing hospitals today. He also weighs in on why hospital administration struggles to work effectively with their anaesthesiologists and poses recommendations on how hospitals CFOs can elicit positive changes to ensure a more efficient and profitable operation.
February 2, 2011
Thomas Schares, MD, MBA, an anesthesiologist with Somnia Anesthesia who serves as chief of anesthesiology for Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs, Calif., discusses the phenomenon known as "normalization of deviance" and how it is impacting healthcare and the quality of care provided by anesthesiologists.