Surgical Hospitalist Movement News

Readying Your Surgical Services for Population Health

Population Health News – NOVEMBER 2015

by Leon J. Owens, M.D., FACS

When preparing for the challenge of population health management, hospitals may overlook the impact of their emergency surgery services; however, it is critically important that administrators and clinicians take a hard look at what’s going on in the surgical suite. There is a …

Surgical Affiliates Management Group Enters Agreement to Provide Surgical Hospitalist Services for St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital in Hudson Valley

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – NOVEMBER 18, 2015 – Surgical Affiliates Management Group, a leading surgical hospitalist company with proven results, announced that it has signed an agreement to provide surgical hospitalist services for St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital (SLCH) in New York, a new market for the company. Located in the rural Hudson Valley region approximately 50 …

Surgical Affiliates Management Group Partners with Sutter Lakeside Hospital to Provide Orthopedic Surgicalist Services

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – NOVEMBER 3, 2015 – Surgical Affiliates Management Group, a leading surgical hospitalist company with proven published results, announced that it has signed an agreement to provide services for a new orthopedic surgical program for Sutter Lakeside Hospital in Lakeport, California. The hospital, which is located approximately two and half hours north of …

Surgical Affiliates Management Group Partners with Sutter Lakeside Hospital to Provide Round-the-Clock Surgical Hospitalist Services

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – OCTOBER 27, 2015 – Surgical Affiliates Management Group, a leading surgical hospitalist company with proven published results, announced that it has signed an agreement to provide surgical hospitalist services for Sutter Lakeside Hospital in Lakeport, California. The facility, which is located approximately three hours northwest of Sacramento, is a critical access hospital …

Surgical Affiliates Management Group Names New CFO

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – OCTOBER 13, 2015 – Surgical Affiliates Management Group, a leading surgical hospitalist company with proven results, announced today that it has appointed Theresa Hylen to the position of Chief Financial Officer.

“Theresa is an exceptionally accomplished financial leader, and we are excited to have a seasoned executive of her caliber on the …

Surgical Affiliates Management Group Enters Agreement to Provide Surgical Hospitalist Services for Memorial Hospital Los Banos

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – OCTOBER 9, 2015Surgical Affiliates Management Group, a leading surgical hospitalist company with proven results, announced today that it has signed an agreement to provide surgical hospitalist services for Memorial Hospital Los Banos (MHLB), part of the Sutter Health network. Located in the rural San Joaquin Valley of Central California …

Surgical Affiliates Management Group Expands Business Development and Operations Staff to Meet Demands of Accelerating Growth

EON: Enhanced Online News – July 30, 2015

Named as a Fastest Growing Company by Sacramento Business Journal Twice in a Row

SACRAMENTO, Calif.–Surgical Affiliates Management Group, a leading surgical hospitalist company with proven results, announced today that it has expanded its corporate office with the promotion of internal management talent and two new team …

Surgical Affiliates Management Group and Mercy San Juan Partnership Increases Patient Volume, Improves Payer Mix, Enhances Patient Care with Innovative Model

Case Study Highlights Solutions in Trauma Care and Acute Care Surgery for Other Hospitals

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 15, 2015 – Innovations in trauma care and acute care surgery at Mercy San Juan Medical Center in Carmichael, California are increasing patient volume, improving the hospital’s payer mix and enhancing care for patients, according to a case …

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Beyond Surgical Call Coverage – Reaping the Benefits of a Surgical Hospitalist Program

hfm magazine – June 2015

At Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, where the study was carried out, researchers found that having four general surgeons dedicated to the emergency service—rather than having community-based surgeons rotate call—produced similar mortality rates but fewer complications and readmissions.

The article is available for 30 days without a subscription at the link …

Transformational Hospital/Physician Collaboration Prepares to Strike Twice At Mercy San Juan Medical Center

The Case Study, Transformational Hospital/Physician Collaboration Prepares to Strike Twice, can be access by clicking the Download link below. The Case Study is in PDF format.

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