Perioperative Partnership Webinar Recording Now Available For Download
NEW ROCHELLE, NY (October 24, 2012) – Somnia Anesthesia, a national anesthesia practice management company, and the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) recently presented a webinar entitled “How Perioperative Partnerships between Operating Room Management and Anesthesia Leadership Impact Productivity and Quality.” The webinar explained the bnefits of a perioperative partnership between operating room (OR) managers and the anesthesia department in hospitals. In his presentation, Dr. Schares discussed examples of how anesthesia impacts the entire perioperative process. He emphasized that a key role of the anesthesia provider is to facilitate the OR case load and case flow together with the OR staff. He also recommended that the anesthesia department be actively involved or even lead the charge on quality reporting because of its growing importance in pay-for-performance programs.