Knowledge Center

July 13, 2012
Somnia Anesthesia's new white paper, "Creating a Perioperative Partnership for Operating Room Managers," examines the role of the OR manager and how a collaborative partnership with anesthesia leadership can help solve potential dilemmas that impact the clinical and financial efficiency of the OR.
June 14, 2012
In this latest resource document, "A New Graduate's Guide to Anesthesia Careers," experienced anesthesiologists and recruitment experts provide recent graduates with a detailed roadmap for identifying and securing the right position. Additionally, experienced clinicians will find the material useful as it can serve as a method for relearning the intricacies of anesthesia provider recruitment. The resource document provides answers to key questions about the recruitment process.
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.
April 5, 2012
This resource document provides hospital administration with a detailed, yet easy-to-understand guide to follow when evaluating the delivery of anesthesia services and identifies the four areas to consider - leadership, financial management, quality improvement, and clinical services.