Knowledge Center

April 2, 2015
As ongoing healthcare reform demands improved quality-of-care with greater efficiency and patient satisfaction, the role of the anesthesia provider in perioperative care becomes increasingly influential. Anesthesia’s impact on the complete continuum of care allows it to naturally assume a leadership role.
March 1, 2015
This white paper reviews hospital and ASC management challenges, identifies five warning signs of underperformance in anesthesia, and shares specific elements for high performance in anesthesia management.
February 26, 2015
This survey of anesthesia professionals, sponsored by Somnia and GasWork.com, offers insight to the experience, specialties, and practice location preferences of anesthesia professionals in the U.S. The report shares specific results from the survey and incorporates an analysis of other industry reports and trends in the anesthesia workforce, including projected labor shortages, regional variations, and practice model differences.
February 23, 2015
Dr. Robert Goldstein, Somnia's CMO, suggests six questions for OR nurse leaders to assess the value of their perioperative anesthesia partnership.
February 17, 2015
Anesthesia shares the full perioperative stage with the OR manager and offers the opportunity for a valuable partnership. For all of the challenges that the OR faces today, the changes that lie ahead will increase them tenfold. A perioperative partnership is a sound strategy in preparing for whatever the future holds.