NAPA Executive Leader, Peter Doerner Speaking on “The Evolution of ASCs and Physician-Hospital Joint Ventures” at Becker's Hospital Review 9th Annual Meeting

Melville, New York, UNITED STATES

MELVILLE, N.Y., April 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA), one of the largest single-specialty anesthesia and perioperative management companies in the United States, announced today that Peter Doerner, Executive Vice President & Chief Development Officer, will serve on an educational panel at Becker’s Hospital Review 9th Annual Meeting. The event will take place April 11 – 14, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago, IL.  

The “Evolution of ASCs and Physician-Hospital Joint Ventures” panel will be held on Thursday, April 12, from 3:50 – 4:30 PM.  The panel will answer questions about benefits, challenges and industry trends in joint ventures, including how physician-hospital ASC joint ventures have evolved, how to best set-up and manage these partnerships and the future of the joint venture model. The other panelists include Don Barbo, CPA/ABV, Managing Director, VMG Health; Dawn Knight, CEO/Administrator, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery; Viveka Rydell-Anderson, Esq., CEO, PDI Surgery Center; and moderator Megan Wood, Assistant Managing Editor, Becker’s Healthcare.

According to Mr. Doerner,It’s an honor to join this distinguished panel as we delve into the relationships between ASCs, Physicians, and Hospitals as they work together to execute joint venture models that create a win win for all. Our organization has had the privilege of working with these stakeholders for the past three decades. It will be interesting to share lessons learned and best practices observed with my colleagues on the panel and in the audience.”

Peter Doerner is a proven senior executive with over 30 years of Healthcare leadership experience in hospitals and other healthcare facilities. He has created significant solutions for healthcare organizations focused on continuous operational, fiscal, and clinical improvement. Mr. Doerner currently leads a talented team of professionals focused on growing the NAPA-related businesses in a nationwide expansion with a focus on delivering excellence to patients, surgeons, and administrators.

Becker’s Hospital Review conference brings together hospital business and strategy leaders to discuss how to improve hospitals and their bottom lines in these challenging but opportunity-filled times. 

About North American Partners in Anesthesia
As a clinician-led organization, North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) is redefining healthcare, delivering unsurpassed excellence to its partners and patients every day. In three decades, NAPA has grown to become one of the nation’s leading single-specialty anesthesia and perioperative management companies, serving more than one million patients annual in more than 260 healthcare locations throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, and Southeast. For more information, please visit

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