Dignity Health Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Partners with Vituity

Published October 18, 2018


EMERYVILLE, Calif., October 18, 2018 – Vituity is proud to announce a partnership with Dignity Health Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital in Grass Valley, California, providing anesthesiology services effective October 18, 2018.

As part of the Dignity Health network, Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital receives more than 2,700 anesthesiology patient visits annually. Vituity currently provides a variety of acute care services to 16 Dignity Health locations nationwide, and is pleased to extend its anesthesiology services to further support the acute care needs of the Grass Valley and neighboring communities.

Vituity’s Vice President, Peter Nosé, MD, shares his excitement about this opportunity and its impact on patient care delivery: “Vituity is proud to have been selected by Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital to deliver our exceptional anesthesiology services. Our team is eager to leverage proven best practices to improve clinical outcomes, boost surgical efficiency and provide a unified care model for patients.”

“Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital is excited to work with Vituity,” says Katherine Medeiros, President/CEO of Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. “In addition to being a trusted partner with many other Dignity Health locations, Vituity’s strong clinical leadership and data-driven performance record make them stand out as a leader in healthcare transformation. On behalf of our care team, we look forward to this collaboration and the operational efficiencies and patient satisfaction it will bring.”

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital selected Vituity due to the company’s track record of highly effective leadership, strong culture of team collaboration, and a commitment to data driven process and quality improvement. The result of these core competencies is an integrated multidisciplinary operative team in which members feel inspired, professionally fulfilled, and empowered to deliver coordinated, high quality patient care.

For more than 45 years, Vituity has been developing best practices to ensure hospitals are able to care for patients effectively. Through a physician-led and collaborative approach, Vituity’s anesthesiology solution engages providers, improves surgical efficiency, and delivers an integrated care experience for patients.

Vituity’s unique partnership model brings together anesthesiologists, surgeons, and nurse leaders to implement new programs as a team, helping hospitals meet pay-for-performance goals through robust quality programs that emphasize collaboration, communication, and accountability.

A seamless, unified provider team is a hallmark of the Vituity model. Vituity’s Vice President, Practice Development, Michael Paige, MD, describes their approach to care, “Exceptional surgical services can boost the financial health of a hospital, and getting there takes expertise and teamwork. Our integration of perioperative care, innovative technologies, and experienced physician leadership lowers costs and increases revenue for hospitals and health systems, and leads to improved patient outcomes and higher satisfaction ratings.”

To learn more about Vituity’s anesthesiology services, please visit www.vituity.com/healthcare-services/anesthesiology. For more information about additional service offerings from Vituity, such as emergency medicine, telehealth or behavioral healthcare, please visit www.vituity.com or email solutions@vituity.com.

About Vituity

As a physician-led and -owned, multispecialty partnership, Vituity has proactively driven positive change in the business and practice of healthcare for over 45 years. Our more than 3,000 doctors and clinicians provide a wide range of integrated acute care expertise. Serving over 6.3 million patients annually at 250 practice locations, our footprint continues to rapidly expand across the country as we partner with and support hospitals, health systems, clinics, payers, and employers. Vituity’s acute focus and compassionate care are the driving forces that have placed us at the heart of better care.

Our services span the entire acute care continuum including: emergency medicine, acute psychiatry, acute neurology, hospital medicine, critical care, anesthesiology, acute care surgery, telehealth, post-acute care, and outpatient medicine.

About Dignity Health-Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital is a 104 bed acute care hospital that offers many services, including heart and vascular care, neurological care, and cancer care. Visit Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital located at 155 Glasson Way, Grass Valley, CA. This Grass Valley hospital is one of the best in California. As part of the Dignity Health network, Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital is dedicated to delivering high quality, compassionate care and access to Grass Valley and nearby communities.


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