FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 20, 2015--
MD), one of the largest national medical groups in the country,
specializing in neonatal, anesthesia, maternal-fetal and pediatric
physician subspecialty services, is presenting at Practice
Management 2015, an American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)
meeting, from Jan. 23- 25, 2015 at the Marriott Marquis in Atlanta.
Physicians and leadership from MEDNAX, and its American
Anesthesiology Division will be on site at Booth #506.
MEDNAX/American Anesthesiology Events and Presentations:
Wine and Cheese Welcome Reception with MEDNAX/American
Friday, January 23 from 6:30-8 p.m., Booth #506
Dr. Joshua Miller, Medical Director with American Anesthesiology at
Southeast Anesthesia Consultants
in Charlotte, N.C. will speak at Pre-Conference 4:
Friday, January 23 (see ASA pre-conference agenda for location)
8:45-9:30 a.m. - Alignment Between Pain Physicians and Anesthesiology
2:00-2:45 p.m. - Medicolegal Risk in a Pain Practice
Dr. Katherine Grichnik, MEDNAX Director of Research, Education and
Quality; Cardiac Anesthesiology
"Quantum Clinical Navigation System™: Building Value and Proving
Outcomes in the OR"
Friday, January 23 at 2:30-2:45 p.m., In-Booth Demo (#506)
Saturday, January 24 at 9:30-9:45 a.m. and at 3:30-3:45 p.m., In-Booth
PRACTICE MANAGEMENT 2015 is an educational event that provides
information about the state of practice management, including trends,
changes in regulations and laws, and best practices to effectively
manage an anesthesiology practice in today’s healthcare environment.
“Everyone is here for the same reason - to learn what can be done to
strengthen practice performance and patient satisfaction,” said American
Anesthesiology Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Richard Gilbert, an ASA
member. "We look forward to being part of this esteemed group of
anesthesiology leaders and sharing our best practices, which are based
on a commitment to patient safety initiatives and improvement in
MEDNAX, Inc. is a national medical group comprised of the nation's
leading providers of neonatal, anesthesia, maternal-fetal and pediatric
physician subspecialty services. Physicians and advanced practitioners
practicing as part of MEDNAX are reshaping the delivery of care within
their specialties and subspecialties, using evidence-based tools,
continuous quality initiatives and clinical research to enhance patient
outcomes and provide high-quality, cost-effective care. Pediatrix
Medical Group, a unit of MEDNAX, was founded in 1979 and now includes
neonatal physicians who provide services at more than 360 neonatal
intensive care units, who collaborate with affiliated maternal-fetal
medicine, pediatric cardiology and pediatric critical care physician
subspecialists to provide a clinical care continuum. Pediatrix is also
the nation's largest provider of newborn hearing screens. In 2007,
MEDNAX expanded into anesthesia services. Today, American Anesthesiology
includes more than 2,350 anesthesiologists and advanced practitioners
who provide anesthesia care to patients in connection with surgical and
other procedures as well as pain management. MEDNAX, through its
affiliated professional corporations, employs more than 2,625 physicians
in 34 states and Puerto Rico. Additional information is available at www.mednax.com.
The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) is an educational
research and scientific association of physicians organized to raise and
maintain the standards of the medical practice of anesthesiology and
improve the care of the patient. For more information about ASA, visit http://www.asahq.org/.
Source: MEDNAX, Inc.
Stacey Kovalsky, 954-384-0175 x5505, Cell:954-673-1331