SOURCE: North American Partners in Anesthesia

North American Partners in Anesthesia

September 09, 2014 10:00 ET

FOAA Anesthesia Services Partners With Inova Health System to Provide Services to Inova Surgery Center at Lorton

Inova Partnership With Lorton ASC Is the Second Inova ASC With Anesthesia Services Provided by FOAA

FAIRFAX, VA--(Marketwired - September 09, 2014) - FOAA Anesthesia Services (FOAA), the mid-Atlantic division of North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA), and Inova Health System in Falls Church, Va., have announced that FOAA is now the exclusive provider of anesthesia services for the Inova Surgery Center at Lorton. Darryl Houston, MD, formerly the anesthesia medical director at the Hampton Surgery Center in Newport News, Va., has been appointed the Lorton ASC chief of anesthesia.

The Inova Surgery Center at Lorton is located in Lorton, Va. and features two operating rooms and three minor procedure, endoscopy and cystoscopy rooms. The specialties include orthopedics, urology, general surgery, gastroenterology, pain management and podiatry. FOAA also provides anesthesia services to the Northern Virginia Surgery Center and Inova Fair Oaks, Alexandria and Mount Vernon Hospitals.

"We are pleased to extend our partnership with Inova to the Lorton ASC," says Vincent J. Vilasi, Jr., MD, CEO of NAPA's mid-Atlantic division. "FOAA and Inova have a long history of working together to provide quality patient care and exceptional customer service. We are excited to bring Dr. Houston to Northern Virginia -- his expertise in regional anesthesia will serve our patients well. We look forward to a rewarding long-term partnership at the Inova Surgery Center at Lorton."

About FOAA Anesthesia Services
For over twenty five years, FOAA Anesthesia Services, the mid-Atlantic division of North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA), has been providing award-winning anesthesia practice management and anesthesia services for patients, surgeons, physicians and healthcare facilities. FOAA cares for over 150,000 patients a year at multiple sites including hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, endoscopy centers and medical and dental office-based practices. For further information call (703) 293-9590 or visit www.foaa.net.

About North American Partners in Anesthesia 
Founded in 1986, North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) is the leading single specialty anesthesia management company in the United States. NAPA is comprised of the most respected clinical staff, providing thousands of patients with superior and attentive care. The company is known for partnering with hospitals and other health care facilities across the nation to provide anesthesia services and perioperative leadership that maximize operating room performance, enhance revenue, and demonstrate consistent patient and surgeon satisfaction ratings. For more information, please visit www.NAPAanesthesia.com.

About Inova Health System
Inova is a not-for-profit healthcare system based in Northern Virginia that serves more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Governed by a volunteer board of community members, Inova has grown from one hospital in 1956 to a nationally recognized, comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient services and facilities, primary and specialty care physician practices, and health and wellness initiatives serving the Washington, DC, metro area. For more information, visit www.inova.org.

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    Media Contact:
    Jill Hoenigmann, Senior Marketing Coordinator 
    North American Partners in Anesthesia 
    t: (516) 945-3030 
    jhoenigmann@NAPAanesthesia.com