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Alejandro Rafuls, ARNP: Assisting in Robotic Surgeries for 15 Years

Nurse practitioner Alejandro Rafuls is one of the most experienced surgical assistants in robotic surgery. Alejandro was already well into his career at Memorial Health System when the da Vinci surgical system was introduced there 15 years ago. The da Vinci system is advanced set of instruments to perform robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery. Before Alejandro… Read more »

Practitioners Trained in Robotics Provide More Value to Surgeons

By Mohamed Hegazy, MD & John Torres, PA-C

The role of surgical assistants has increasingly become more important as technology advances. AP Health first embraced robotics in 2015 and implemented a robust training program involving online modules and hands on training. As robotic surgery as put more pressure on the role of the surgical assistant, it is crucial for them to get scrubbed-in training and practice with the equipment to keep the surgical flow going smoothly.

PA Job Satisfaction Rooted in Passion for Caring: A Practitioner Profile on Matt Williams, PA-C

Like many people, Matt Williams had a childhood dream of becoming a firefighter. Matt eventually would get his EMT certification, work on an ambulance, and become a flight paramedic – as his career path led him to clinical medicine.

Flexibility Key to Surgical Operations, Practitioner Retention

By Sarah Calvey PA-C, MMS

While the importance of being nimble in surgical staffing has been increasing for years, COVID-19 has intensified that need. AP Health has been able to help hospitals stabilize their surgical programs and eliminate turnover.

Outsourcing Clinical Staffing in the Operating Room Increases Hospital Efficiency During the COVID-19 Crisis and Beyond.

How hospitals that partner with AP Health can avert financial loss and increase staffing efficiency during a pandemic and furthermore.

Advancing Practitioners Rebrands as AP Health. With the New Name comes a New Website, New Technology, and a New Focus on Efficiency.

The launching of AP Health: The front-facing piece of a deeper commitment to delivering a higher level of service and efficiency

Jupiter Medical Center launches new Cardiothoracic program and partners with AP Health to provide Advanced Practice Providers

Jupiter Medical Center launches new Cardiothoracic Program and partners with AP Health to provide Advanced Practice Providers.

AP Health Launches LogistiSx v2.0

New web capabilities simplify surgical case scheduling, improving revenue cycle and service delivery to hospital clients.

AP Health Scales its Business and Automates with Software Built by FortyAU

AP Health partners with software developer to create a web and mobile application automate internal back-office processes