AnesthesiaStat has had a proud 15 year history of serving the needs of Anesthesia groups, Hospitals and Enterprise Health. As the needs of our partners has changed and expanded, we have also! Dr. Shah is joining us with a wealth of experience to offer new opportunities to all providers who wish to improve the quality and value of the care they provide.
“Providers are looking for opportunities to embrace, not fight, the transition to the new healthcare economy. This may take the place of improved outpatient and hospital services. It will also take the place of better remote patient services to meet patient needs at home and closer to their lives. Dr. Shah brings us this expertise in so many ways to complement the work we are doing at AnesthesiaStat Consulting and Pain Scored“, said Amar Setty, MD, CEO of AnesthesiaStat consulting.
Aalap Shah, MD, is a board certified anesthesiologist, specializing in general adult and pediatric anesthesiology. He attended medical school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, thereafter completing a general anesthesiology residency at the University of Washington and fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School. Dr. Shah lives in Southern California and provides clinical anesthesia and pain relief services for several outpatient surgical centers in the Los Angeles Area, as well as independent consulting services in healthcare quality improvement and research.
Dr. Shah is passionate about introducing process improvement strategies in the perioperative healthcare arena, in the pursuit of simultaneously improving both the healthcare provider experience and patient outcomes. He has obtained Six Sigma and LEAN certification and completed fellowships outside of his medical training. He has authored publications in peer-reviewed journals on topics ranging from nerve injury to compliance measures with evidence-based practices, as well op-ed pieces for physician media outlets including KevinMD. He is a recipient of the ACGME David Leach award for his leadership with a multidisciplinary team in improving communication between physicians and nurses after surgery. Aalap is actively involved with global medical volunteerism initiatives, widening his cultural context of care and sharing his experiences with perioperative teams abroad. Dr. Shah is also the Founder and Principal of PRPmobile, a concierge medical aesthetics company in Beverly Hills.