SOURCE: FOAA Anesthesia Services

FOAA Anesthesia Services

June 23, 2010 09:00 ET

FOAA Anesthesia Services Recognized With National Excellence in Healthcare Customer Service Award

FOAA Named a National Top Performer in Latest PRC Survey

FAIRFAX, VA--(Marketwire - June 23, 2010) -  FOAA Anesthesia Services (FOAA) was named a recipient of 2010 PRC Awards for Excellence in Anesthesia Services for three of its hospital anesthesia departments. FOAA, the exclusive anesthesia services provider at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, claimed the distinction as a National Top Performer, achieving the highest overall score among hospitals east of the Rocky Mountains as surveyed by Professional Research Consultants (PRC). FOAA anesthesia staff at Inova Mt. Vernon Hospital won their second consecutive 5-Star Excellence Award for Medical Staff Satisfaction this year. FOAA anesthesia services at Inova Alexandria Hospital rose to claim the 4-Star Excellence Award from PRC's medical staff perception research of 362 healthcare facilities nationwide. 

"We are thrilled to receive national recognition for our focus on customer service. Knowing that our medical staff colleagues honestly trust in us to provide outstanding service is very important to FOAA," stated Vincent Vilasi, M.D., president of FOAA. "Collaborative effort and teamwork from our anesthesiologists, nurse anesthetists and support staff members enables us to deliver quality and caring service for every patient, every procedure, every time."

"We are so proud of FOAA Anesthesia Services and are thrilled to present them with this National Excellence in Healthcare Award," said Joe M. Inguanzo, Ph.D., president and CEO of Professional Research Consultants. "They are truly dedicated to providing excellent service to surgeons and other physicians and to the hospitals they serve."

About FOAA Anesthesia Services 
For over twenty years, FOAA Anesthesia Services has been dedicated to providing the highest quality anesthesia services for patients, surgeons, physicians and healthcare facilities. FOAA cares for over 70,000 patients a year at multiple sites in Virginia including hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, endoscopy centers and medical and dental office-based practices. FOAA Anesthesia Services offers a full range of anesthesia and pain management services and is dedicated to providing high quality care, outstanding customer service and a work environment of choice. For further information call (703) 293-9590 or visit

About Professional Research Consultants, Inc.
Professional Research Consultants is a nationally-known healthcare marketing research company headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska. PRC is in its 30th year of providing marketing research for hospitals across the United States. Company information can be found on the corporate Web site,

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