Presentations

May 31, 2012
In May 2012, Somnia Anesthesia was privileged to serve as a gold exhibitor at the Becker's Hospital Review Annual Conference conference and was also afforded the opportunity to speak during a Friday session. CEO and President Marc Koch, MD, MBA, was the featured speaker and highlighted several important points during his presentation, "Avoiding a Hurricane: How to Evaluate Your Anesthesia Provider and Ensure Your OR's Success."
May 9, 2012
On May 8, Somnia Anesthesia hosted its second webinar of 2012, "Evaluating Your Anesthesia Services - What to Expect From Your Anesthesia Team." Attended by almost 200 hospital administrators, consultants, and clinicians, the featured speakers - a medical director from a New York City-based trauma center and a chief administrative officer from an acute-care facility in the Four Corners region of New Mexico - shared their experiences with evaluating their anesthesia group.
March 2, 2012
Presented in February 2012, "How The Anesthesia Care Team Model Can Contribute to Clinical Quality Excellence in Your OR" focused on the emergence of the anesthesia care team model and why it has become an increasingly popular staffing model for hospitals to implement
June 21, 2011
This webinar, first presented in June 2011, explains how to evaluate your anesthesia program and what to expect when transitioning to a new provider in your hospital. The presenters, who include a hospital Chief Medical Officer and Chief of Anesthesia, as well as Somnia's Chief Medical Officer, provide concrete examples of how a change in anesthesia provider can result in a higher-performing OR, lower subsidy and improved hospital-physician relationships.
April 28, 2011
Presented live in April 2011, this webinar explains how strategic partnerships can help hospitals thrive in the new healthcare environment. Presented by Somnia Anesthesia and medical device manufacturer B. Braun, the webinar explains how the strategic partnership between an anesthesia company and a related product supplier adds value to both organizations. Using regional anesthesia as an example, it demonstrates how even minor changes in the delivery of anesthesia have an immediate impact on outcomes, revenue streams, and patient satisfaction.