Somnia Executives and Clinicians Meet for Annual Leadership Conference
NEW ROCHELLE, NY (December 12, 2013) – Somnia Anesthesia, a national anesthesia practice management company, recently held their annual Practice Leadership Conference, where Somnia leadership, including corporate executives, vice presidents, and clinical chiefs (MDs and CRNAs) met for three days to discuss ongoing leader development, current topics in the field of anesthesiology, and Somnia standards of anesthesia practice. Topics and speakers included:
- “Anesthesia’s Crystal Ball; Cloudy With a Chance of Disruption” – Thomas Miller, PhD, Director of Health Policy Research with the American Society of Anesthesiologists
- “TeamSTEPPS for Anesthesia Leaders” – Denise Mazzapica, MSN, Nurse Manager at North Shore – Long Island Jewish Hospital
- “DISC Leadership Assessments” – John Schindell of People Keys
- “Anesthesia Cognitive Aids: A New Clinical Resource” – Dr. Tom Schares, Anesthesiologist at Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs, CA.
“Somnia has always been and continues to be committed to the ongoing development of both our corporate and clinical leaders,” said Somnia’s Hugh Morgan, Vice President of Quality Management and event Chairman for the annual conference. “Somnia firmly believes that this ongoing investment in our structured leadership network is absolutely critical to the continued mutual success we share with our client partners throughout the country.”
Somnia privately funds the three day conference which was held in White Plains, NY at the Renaissance Hotel from December 3-5.
About Somnia Anesthesia
Somnia Anesthesia optimizes anesthesia services for healthcare facilities throughout the country by combining clinical excellence with unparalleled management acumen. Owned and operated by anesthesiologists since 1996, Somnia provides a turnkey, solutions-based approach to anesthesia management. With an extensive in-house infrastructure and a single-minded focus on anesthesiology, Somnia builds and manages local anesthesia teams that consistently deliver the highest quality patient care, enhance operating room performance, increase revenues, and achieve full surgeon and patient satisfaction. For more information visit: www.somniainc.com.