As a leader in anesthesia management, we consider it our responsibility to stay up-to-date on the latest news and trends. Read our blogs below for relevant information geared toward healthcare professionals and patients.
Why Outsourcing Anesthesia Care Makes a Difference for Community Hospitals
May 19, 2022
According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, it is predicted that there will be a shortage of anywhere between 38,000 to 124,000 physicians by 2034, with rural areas the most impacted. Rural and community hospitals have long struggled with being able to deliver quality care as they grapple with staffing shortages and closures –...
How Can Hospitals Take Control of Anesthesia Expenses?
April 1, 2022
When it comes to choosing a management provider, there are a lot of factors to consider. Is the organization transparent in its billing and procedures? How much control do they give their hospital clients in making their own decisions? Do they have systems in place that are specific to the practice of anesthesia? And do...
7 Benefits of a Proactive Anesthesia Partner
December 15, 2021
The financial pressure on health systems nationwide has never been greater, and many hospital leaders are focused upon cutting costs to increase profit margins. However, those with a longer vision recognize more impactful results arise from a dual focus on spending less and generating more revenue. As the single largest contributor to hospitals’ revenue, operating...
Anesthesia: Pain Relief for Your COVID-19, OR Revenue Headaches
October 29, 2021
Each COVID-19 wave of cases, and each COVID-19 variant, has wrought tragic consequences, both clinical and financial. Healthcare organizations continue to reel from the first two waves as personnel shortages, emotional fatigue, and revenue scarcities linger. More recent Delta and Lambda variants appear poised to unleash another potent wave, despite the efforts of vaccine research...
Bridging the Gap in Anesthesia Care for Rural Hospitals
October 18, 2021
Rural hospitals are the cornerstone of thousands of communities and towns across the country. Not only do they provide vital healthcare services to nearly 20% of the population, but they are also an economic hub that benefits the community and surrounding businesses. Despite this, rural hospital closures have been increasing in recent years, with nearly...