Nahum I. Kryzman, MD, Appointed Medical Director At St. John’s Regional Medical Center At Oxnard, CA, and St. John’s Hospital Camarillo in Camarillo, CA
HARRISON, NY – Somnia Inc. (Somnia), a national anesthesia services management company, today announced the appointment of Nahum I. Kryzman, MD, medical director of Anesthesiology at St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Oxnard, CA, and its sister facility, St. John’s Hospital Camarillo in Camarillo, CA. Both are members of the Dignity Health, the fifth largest hospital system in the country and the largest hospital provider in California.
In his new role as Medical Director, Dr. Kryzman will be responsible for leading and managing all clinical and fiscal operations of the anesthesiology department and overseeing all requisite quality performance reporting and metrics. As liaison to the Hospitals’ executive team, he will represent the department at a variety of C-suite and cross-functional department meetings.
“My practice of continually measuring and reporting on performance mirrors the mission and vision of the hospitals’ to patients, the staff and the community,” says Dr. Kryzman. “My commitment to the role of technology in shaping modern anesthesia services and efficient healthcare delivery also aligns well with Somnia’s vision and philosophy.”
“We are pleased to have added Dr. Kryzman to our clinical management team, which in turn brings more support to our hospitals, anesthesia groups, and patients,” says Dr. Robert Goldstein, CMO and co-founder at Somnia.
A board-certified anesthesiologist and member of numerous anesthesia-related professional organizations, Dr. Kryzman has published, co-published, and presented numerous posters and articles related to Pediatric Anesthesiology. Early in his career, as a Biomedical Design Engineer, he contributed to the electronic hardware design and redesign of new automated external defibrillator products.
“Dr. Kryzman brings a wealth of knowledge and skill to this role,” says Barry Wolfman, president and CEO of St. John’s Regional Medical Center and St. John’s Hospital Camarillo. “We are confident that with his expertise and commitment to patient care he will lead the coordination of exceptional care between anesthesiology and the surgical services teams.”
A cum laude graduate, Dr. Kryzman earned his Doctor of Medicine degree at St. George’s University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training in anesthesiology at the University of Connecticut. Dr. Kryzman also was a Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellow at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
About St. John’s Regional Medical Center
Dignity Health St. John’s Hospital in Camarillo, together with its sister hospital St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Oxnard, comprise the largest acute health care organization in Ventura County, California. This private, not-for-profit health care system. Founded more than one hundred years ago it treats more than 187,000 patients annually. Combined, these two hospitals service 346 beds.
About Somnia Anesthesia
Somnia Anesthesia is a national privately held anesthesia-only practice management company established in 1996 and headquartered in Harrison, NY. Our singular focus is on building and managing local anesthesia teams that consistently deliver the highest quality patient care, enhance operating room performance, increase revenues, and achieve full stakeholder satisfaction.