Presentations

November 9, 2010
On Tuesday, November 9, 2010 Somnia Anesthesia and Becker's Hospital Review cohosted a webinar titled "What New Trends in Anesthesia Quality Will Mean to Your Bottom Line". Our speaker, Hugh Morgan, discussed how hospitals can develop a culture of clinical quality excellence in their anesthesia department that satisfies the new demands laid out by regulatory agencies and the impact it will have on their bottom lines.
October 18, 2010
For the convenience of those who may have the recent webinar co-hosted by HFMA and Somnia Anesthesia entitled, "Driving Value in Anesthesia Services: Strategies for Reducing Subsidies and Improving Performance", a recording of the webinar is available. We invite you to share this link with your colleagues as well.
June 1, 2010
Somnia Anesthesia Services recently presented a free webinar entitled "Keeping Your Surgeons Satisfied - The Role of Anesthesia Management in Meeting Their Demands and Optimizing the OR." Speakers were Maureen Martin, MD, chief of surgery at Kern Medical Center in Bakersfield, Calif.; Jim Edwards, CEO of Greater Hazelton (Pa.) Health Alliance; and Marc Koch, MD, president and CEO of Somnia.
April 19, 2010
The Goldilocks Anesthesia Foundation just published the secret to preventing both postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) and postoperative pain in the April 2010 issue of 'Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery,' the undisputed number one journal in the field.
March 29, 2010
On March 23, Somnia Anesthesia Services hosted a Webinar titled, "Improving Operating Room and Anesthesia Efficiency in Your Hospital," which highlighted how anesthesia efficiency can affect OR efficiencies and a hospital's revenues. Presenters were Debra Shumelda, director perioperative services of St. Mary's Hospital in Troy, N.Y., and Robert Goldstein, MD, executive vice president and chief medical officer of Somnia Anesthesia Services.