SOURCE: North American Partners in Anesthesia

North American Partners in Anesthesia

December 11, 2014 10:00 ET

North American Partners in Anesthesia to Serve as Exclusive Anesthesia Provider at Orthopedic Ambulatory Surgery Center in Southington Community

MELVILLE, NY--(Marketwired - December 11, 2014) - North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA), the largest single specialty anesthesia and perioperative management company in the United States, recently announced their partnership with Hartford HealthCare's Southington Surgery Center (SSC) located on the Bradley Memorial campus of The Hospital of Central Connecticut. NAPA will serve as the exclusive provider of anesthesia services and will align with the Surgery Center to provide the highest quality of care across the perioperative care continuum. The onsite, board-certified anesthesia team will be led by their Anesthesia Director, Dr. John Satterfield.

"As an organization, NAPA invests in the development of innovative strategies to achieve excellence in patient care," said Dr. Satterfield, Anesthesia Director of Southington Surgery Center. "We are excited to be partnering with Southington Surgery Center, an ASC that is built off of this same premise by utilizing cutting-edge technology to offer advanced care to its patients. Together, we look forward to bringing an exceptional patient experience to the Southington community."

Southington Surgery Center is a joint venture of The Hospital of Central Connecticut, MidState Medical Center and surrounding area physicians. The completely renovated, 10,200-square-foot state-of-the-art facility features three sophisticated operating rooms, six preoperative bays with private changing areas, eight postoperative bays and private exam rooms with other patient amenities. From the use of LED technology in the operating room to flooring with antibacterial protection, the Surgery Center will be engaged in the delivery of outpatient surgical services focused on the field of orthopedics. Southington Surgery Center opened on September 29th.

"We are excited to provide services at the Bradley Memorial campus. This project is a prime example of how we are addressing the health care needs in our community and partnering with our physicians," says Lucille Janatka, president of Hartford HealthCare's Central Region.

NAPA currently partners with 40 Ambulatory Surgery Centers with growth initiatives to expand this service line. In addition, NAPA provides clinical and management capabilities to 63 hospitals nationwide.

For more information on Southington Surgery Center, please visit Hartford HealthCare's website.

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

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    Jill Hoenigmann
    Senior Marketing Coordinator 
    North American Partners in Anesthesia 
    t: (516) 945-3030