CASA Honors Five Sutter Surgery Centers with ASC Excellence Awards

Posted on Sep 21, 2017 in Quality

From left: Sutter Surgery Center leaders Ernest Brizuela, Melody States, Andrew Kim, Kristi Burns, Johnny Russell and Katrina Holmes represented Sutter’s winning surgery centers during the California Ambulatory Surgery Association awards presentation.

The California Ambulatory Surgery Association (CASA) recently honored Sutter Surgery centers with five out of seven CASA Awards for Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) Excellence:

  • Sutter Alhambra Surgery Center
  • Sutter Stockton Surgery Center
  • Surgery Center Palo Alto
  • Surgery Center San Carlos
  • Surgery Center Fremont

This is the second year in a row that Surgery Center Palo Alto won the CASA Award, which acknowledges CASA member facilities that exemplify best practices in the surgery center industry and actively promote and advocate for ASC excellence.

“The highly skilled clinicians and staff at our outpatient surgery centers do an outstanding job providing patients expert care in a safe environment,” said Sutter Surgery Division CEO Terry Glubka. “Congratulations to these teams for this well-deserved honor.”

CASA is a proactive leader in the ambulatory surgery industry, and works to advance communication and education, appropriate legislative and regulatory actions and continue the enhancement of industry excellence to embrace the challenges of the 21st century.

Serving residents throughout California, Sutter Health’s ambulatory surgery centers focus on providing patients a caring, safe and efficient healthcare environment. Click here for more information.

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