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The DPI Way: Respecting Relationships

The DPI Way: Respecting Relationships

Whether you believe it or not, anesthesiologists and CRNAs are in the service industry. Relationships are important on many levels in our line of work. More contracts are lost due to the relationship between the anesthesia department and patients, nursing...

Outpatient Total Joints

Outpatient Total Joints

Can total joint replacements be done safely as an outpatient? In recent years, orthopedic surgeons and outpatient facilities have both been advocating to provide outpatient Total Joint Replacements (TJRs) for patients who qualify. This saves on costs for both the...

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Should I Hire or Contract My Anesthesia Services?

Should I Hire or Contract My Anesthesia Services?

Anesthesia is one of the most important and vital services a hospital or surgical center provides to its patients and clients. While the actual service of providing anesthesia may seem simple, the business of anesthesia is unique and complex.

How to Calculate an Anesthesia Stipend

How to Calculate an Anesthesia Stipend

There are many methods that can be used to calculate an anesthesia stipend. DPI’s preferred method to calculate an anesthesia stipend uses the following algebraic equation: