October 21, 2015

Perioperative Surgical Home

In June 2015, the Department of Health and Human Services honored the Peri-Operative Surgical Home at Phoenix Indian Medical Center ...
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October 21, 2015

Anesthesia: A Historical Overview

Twenty-one million people in the U.S. will receive general anesthesia in a typical year.  But the ability to artificially induce any of the defining components—analgesia (insensitivity to ...
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October 14, 2015

The Transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10 Coding

The classification of causes of death was first developed in the 1800s[1]. Since then, the classification has been revised 10 ...
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October 12, 2015

Anesthesia Management – Recruiting

A key aspect of anesthesia management is the recruitment of anesthesiologists and certified registered nurse anesthetists. This process begins with ...
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September 22, 2015

Anesthesia Management – Credentialing of Anesthesiologists and Certified Registered Nurse ...

Credentialing involves establishing the qualifications of licensed healthcare professionals and securing the appropriate and requisite documentation concerning their background, experience ...
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September 1, 2015

What Is Anesthesia Management?

Anesthesia Management Anesthesia is an integral part of any surgical procedure, for keeping the patient comfortable and stable. In addition ...
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August 30, 2015

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

One of the key functions of an anesthesia management organization is supply chain management of anesthesia equipment and medications. This ...
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December 8, 2012

Predicting Surgical Case Duration

To address chronic complaints about “OR inefficiency” due to inaccurate case times and scheduling, a hospital utilizes their new surgical ...
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October 19, 2012

Accountable Care Organizations

Anesthesiology and Accountable Care Organizations: What impact will ACOs have on anesthesia delivery in hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers? What ...
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March 8, 2012

Xenon’s Anesthesia Practice Management Services

Xenon Health offers comprehensive anesthesia practice management services including: Recruiting Credentialing Staffing Scheduling Revenue cycle optimization Quality tracking With over ...
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