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WED, MAR 2, 2016

Optimizing the Anesthesia RFP Process

Changing anesthesia groups can not only be daunting, but near impossible without the necessary resources, personnel, and a true understanding of your facility. Many healthcare facilities are often blind to the realities of the pitfalls of their current anesthesia management service provider and fall into the trap of inaction. However,... Read More

MON, FEB 22, 2016

CEO Survey Reveals Executives’ Focus for 2016

Many top executives and healthcare professionals have set ambitious goals for their facilities in 2016. In this new year, we can expect industry changes, new healthcare trends, and incentives for improvement. Both hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers are taking these changes seriously as senior management teams focus on their 2016... Read More

FRI, FEB 12, 2016

Disruptive Innovation in Healthcare

The undeniable and rapid changes in today’s political, social, economic, and environmental atmosphere have led to the emergence of disruptive innovation and have inspired people to create opportunities for change. Particularly in the healthcare industry, companies are beginning to show commitment to this change by developing creative strategies, embracing new... Read More

THU, JAN 28, 2016

The Economic Value of CRNAs Across the U.S.

The U.S healthcare landscape has undergone significant change under the Affordable Care Act to provide care and expand coverage for the millions of Americans who have faced being uninsured. The result of an estimated 30 million Americans entering the healthcare system under Medicaid coverage is that cost efficiency has become... Read More

THU, DEC 24, 2015

Transforming the Value of Your Anesthesia Dollar Part 3: Financial Performance

When evaluating anesthesia services, clinical and operational performance may seem to be the crucial metrics. However, it is equally important that facilities understand the impact of financial performance. Costs and revenues must be evaluated concurrently to produce a comprehensive picture of a facility’s bottom line finances. One of the biggest challenges... Read More