NEW, EFFICIENT STAFFING MODEL REDUCES ANESTHESIA SUBSIDIES BY 40%

A West Coast community hospital wanted to avoid a requested 80% anesthesia subsidy without sacrificing quality. The hospital was utilizing an all-anesthesiologist model to cover 8 staffed ORs, a busy OB department, and one provider for out of OR cases. The increased subsidy request was based on the hospital’s need to open one additional anesthetizing Click Here