MEDARVA Surgery Centers - Patient Safety

Our Medical Staff

  • We have 4 full time and 3 part time Anesthesiologists on are staff:
    • All are Board Certified
    • All are ACLS and PALS certified
    • All come to MEDARVA with years of experience
    • One is Fellowship Trained in Pediatric Anesthesia
    • One is Fellowship Trained in Cardiac Surgery Anesthesia
    • One is Fellowship Trained in Regional Blocks

  • All of our CRNA’s come to us with years of experience and are ACLS and PALS certified.
  • The OR Nurses are ACLS Certified
  • The Pre-Op/PACU Nurses are ACLS and PALS certified
  • 186 Board Certified physicians encompassing 15 different specialties

2017 Cases

  • Total cases – 15,580
  • Total transfers – 20
  • Transfer percentage – 0.013%
  • Cancellations due to health concerns – 73

Infections

  • 2016 – 9 infections in 14,986 total cases
  • 2017 – 2 infections in 15,580 total cases
     
    Note – these are all community acquired reportings – we had ZERO known surgical site infections.