SOURCE: North American Partners in Anesthesia
MELVILLE, NY--(Marketwired - October 03, 2013) - North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA), the largest single specialty anesthesia and perioperative management company in the United States, today announced its partnership with Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center located in Brooklyn, New York. Through this partnership arrangement, NAPA will serve as the exclusive provider of anesthesiology and perioperative services focused on delivering the highest quality of care and improving clinical outcomes within the hospital. The onsite anesthesia team will be led by their newly appointed Anesthesia Chairman, Jay Lee, MD.
For over 89 years, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center (www.kingsbrook.org) has been a major community teaching hospital serving central Brooklyn and was recently recognized to be among the highest performing hospitals by The Joint Commission - Top Performers on Key Quality Measures™. Kingsbrook is a full service acute care hospital providing an array of medical sub-specialty and surgical services and now has expanded its Clinical Centers of Excellence to meet an increasing need in Brooklyn. Kingsbrook now provides truly integrated care for the most complicated of neurological disorders as well as conditions of the spine, bones and joints. From individualized assessment of treatment options to surgical intervention through rehabilitation, all care is conveniently provided, close to home, in the heart of Brooklyn.
"We are delighted to have NAPA join the Kingsbrook team of exemplary physicians, nurses and others. Our perioperative service is central to what we do, an essential service to patients, families, and all stakeholders in our immediate Brooklyn market and beyond. The NAPA team of physicians and support professionals will assist us in reaching even higher levels of quality care and patient outcomes," said Linda Brady MD, President and Chief Executive Officer.
"As Kingsbrook continues its focus on enhancing their facilities and the services, NAPA is pleased to be working shoulder to shoulder with the hospital's management, surgeons and clinicians to bring the hospital's perioperative services to the next level," said John Di Capua, M.D., CEO and Interim Managing Partner of North American Partners in Anesthesia. "Through our data-driven approach, operational efficiencies and accountability, we look forward to assisting Kingsbrook in achieving their mission of excellence and quality patient care."
This marks NAPA's continued growth in New York. NAPA currently partners with 47 hospitals nationwide, of which 22 hospitals are located in New York State as well as numerous ASCs and office-based facilities throughout Long Island, Westchester County and the Hudson Valley.
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.
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