The Anesthesiologist Workforce in 2013

The Anesthesiologist Workforce in 2013: A Final Briefing to the American Society of Anesthesiologists

Matthew Baird
Lindsay Daugherty
Krishna B. Kumar
Aziza Arifkhanova
Copyright Date: 2014
Published by: RAND Corporation
Pages: 100
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    The Anesthesiologist Workforce in 2013
    Book Description:

    Important changes are taking place in the health care sector that have implications for future supply and demand of anesthesiologists. To determine the implications for the anesthesiologist workforce, RAND Corporation researchers conducted a national survey of American Society of Anesthesiologists members in 2013. This report documents findings by region, gender, and other provider and facility characteristics.

    eISBN: 978-0-8330-8979-3
    Subjects: Health Sciences, Business

Table of Contents

  1. Front Matter
    (pp. i-ii)
  2. Preface
    (pp. iii-iv)
  3. Table of Contents
    (pp. v-vi)
  4. Summary
    (pp. vii-viii)
  5. Acknowledgments
    (pp. ix-x)
  6. Abbreviations
    (pp. xi-xii)
  7. The Anesthesiologist Workforce in 2013
    (pp. 1-86)

    This report is divided into five sections.

    To start, we discuss the background and motivation for the study.

    We then discuss the methods for the survey of anesthesiologists we conducted, and the data we used for the study. The econometric methods are discussed in the econometric section.

    Next, we describe the results from the survey. We focus on four areas: the employment arrangements of anesthesiologists, including employer type and compensation; the use of and participation in team care, in which anesthesiologists work with other anesthesia providers to provide care; the allocation of time across different types of cases and patients;...

  8. References
    (pp. 87-88)