SOURCE: FOAA Anesthesia Services

FOAA Anesthesia Services

May 09, 2013 10:00 ET

FOAA Anesthesia Services Again Named Top Performer in National Customer Service Hospital Survey

FOAA Anesthesia Services at INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital Garners Highest Percentage in the Nation for Surgeon Satisfaction

FAIRFAX, VA--(Marketwired - May 09, 2013) -   FOAA Anesthesia Services (FOAA) has been recognized as the Top Performer in a nationwide survey of medical staff conducted by Professional Research Consultants. The Top Performer designation was given to FOAA anesthesiologists at INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital. For the sixth year in a row FOAA was named a recipient of the 5-Star PRC National Award for Excellence in Anesthesia Services. Also receiving the 5-Star award were the FOAA teams at INOVA Mount Vernon and INOVA Alexandria Hospitals. FOAA is also the exclusive provider of anesthesia services at Northern Virginia Surgery Center which claimed the 5-Star Award for patient satisfaction.

The 5-Star Award designation is given annually to hospital anesthesia departments that score in the top ten percent of PRC's national medical staff perception database for the prior year. The study specifically measures communication with physicians, level of competence, attention to patients during operative procedures, availability for pre-op assessment and overall excellence. The Top Performer Award is given to the anesthesia department that scores highest overall when compared with 400 hospitals across the country.

"We are thrilled to present FOAA Anesthesia Services with these National Excellence in Healthcare Awards," said Joe M. Inguanzo, Ph.D., president and CEO of Professional Research Consultants. "It was through their hard work, dedication and determination that they have made their facilities better places for the entire community. In the past 33 years we've never seen anesthesia providers more determined to exceed customers' expectations than the organizations we recognized this year. It speaks to their passion that FOAA Anesthesia Services is among the best of the best."

"It's been our long-standing vision to deliver high quality care, great customer service and a workplace of choice for our employees," stated Vincent Vilasi, M.D., president of FOAA. "This award recognizes the culture FOAA has fostered over many years. We are honored to be recognized by PRC as the overall National Top Performer for anesthesia services."

About FOAA Anesthesia Services 

For over twenty five years, FOAA Anesthesia Services has been providing award-winning anesthesia practice management and anesthesia services for patients, surgeons, physicians and healthcare facilities. FOAA cares for over 120,000 patients a year at multiple sites 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 in its 33rd 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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