MELVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) is proud to announce its recognition ranking number one for the Key Performance Indicator (KPI), Confidence in Anesthesia Department, in the SPH Analytics' 2015/2016 APEX Quality Award. NAPA won top honors over 800 other anesthesia departments in various ambulatory surgical sites across multiple healthcare markets and 31 states. The recognition is as a result of the care team's ability to demonstrate the highest level of excellence in patient satisfaction and overall care in the 12-month evaluation period. NAPA's anesthesia team serves APEX Quality Award recipient, Southington Surgery Center, a Hartford HealthCare affiliate. Winners are determined based solely on patient feedback and evidence-based success.
"The Apex Quality Award is a prestigious recognition in the area of patient satisfaction at ambulatory surgery sites in which SPH actively collects data," said John Satterfield, MD, Director of Anesthesia Services at Southington Surgery Center. "It is an honor to be ranked as number one for the KPI, Confidence in the Anesthesia Department. This is a true testament to our team's collaborative culture and commitment to providing the highest quality of patient care."
NAPA began as the exclusive anesthesia provider at Southington Surgery Center in Southington, CT in December 2014. In addition to Dr. Satterfield, the anesthesia team includes Anil Bhardwaj, MD, Andrei Codreanu, MD, Jason Guercio, MD, Harris Kantor, MD, Michael Loiacono, DO, Kennith Colliton, MD, Shirine Niemann, MD, Anna Slomkowska, MD and Angela Smith, DO, Jason Andrews, CRNA, Paul Beliveau, CRNA, Michael Colella, CRNA, Lisa Gulino, CRNA, Rachael Mello, CRNA, Thomas Miller, CRNA, Katie Mitchell, CRNA, Antionette Oakes, CRNA, Alex Rhouddou, CRNA, Steven Roberts, CRNA, Joseph Sousa, CRNA, Amy Wessman, CRNA and Anna Satterfield RN, MSN.
SPH Analytics is a leader in population health management, providing best-in-class solutions and transformative technologies for provider, payer, and health networks. The National APEX Quality Award recognizes outstanding healthcare organizations that have demonstrated the highest levels of excellence in patient satisfaction and overall care over a 12-month period. KPIs tied closely to clinical, operational, and interpersonal measures are paramount drivers in the overall evaluation process. Experiential measures tied most closely to actual care are emphasized and weighted appropriately. Winners include ambulatory surgery centers, catheterization laboratories, diagnostic imaging centers, endoscopy centers, orthopedic centers, pain management centers, physician practices, therapy and rehabilitation centers, and urgent care centers.
About North American Partners in Anesthesia
As a clinician-led organization, North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) is redefining healthcare, delivering unsurpassed excellence to its partners and patients every day. In three decades, NAPA has grown to become the nation's leading single-specialty anesthesia and perioperative management company, serving more than one million patients annually in more than 200 healthcare facilities throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest and Southeast. For more information, please visit NAPAanesthesia.com.
Jill Hoenigmann, Marketing Manager
North American Partners in Anesthesia
P: (516) 945-3030
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