June 2013

MON, JUN 24, 2013

Combating Burnout in Anesthesiology Residents

Burnout amongst anesthesia providers is nothing new. For a profession that requires countless years of schooling and training, and demands of working long hours – not to mention the psychological burden of patient care – it is of little surprise that the job takes its toll. Survey results released earlier this... Read More

THU, JUN 20, 2013

Expanding the Scope of Your Anesthesia Department – You Can Do More

Yielding maximum results from critical service lines is far from a new concept. But in today’s environment where hospitals and health systems are looking for the best bang for their buck, more is to be – and will be – expected from specialty providers. For the facilities, however, the challenge... Read More

TUE, JUN 11, 2013

Anesthesia: An Important Component in Improving Efficiency at ASCs

The front-page article in this month’s volume of Becker’s ASC Review, lists 10 ways ambulatory surgery centers can continue to improve efficiency. Many of the tips – allowing for early starts, promoting teamwork and leadership, and constant communication – have merit. After all, without a committed team willing to go... Read More