Loveland anesthesiology group becomes part of Banner Health
LOVELAND, Colo. (Oct. 7, 2011) – The anesthesiology group that has served McKee Medical Center since the hospital opened in 1976 now has become a part of Banner Health.
Formerly Loveland Anesthesia Associates, the group now is named Banner Health Clinic-Loveland Anesthesia. The physician anesthesiologists and certified registered nurse anesthetists provide comprehensive anesthesia and pain management services to all of the patients at McKee. The anesthesiologists collaborate with hospitalists, cardiologists and other hospital-based physicians to ensure excellent inpatient and ambulatory care.
The group also provides care for patients of the gastroenterologists at Skyline Center for Health.
The practice includes five anesthesiologists and seven certified registered nurse anesthetists: McKee Medical Director of Anesthesia Services Kevin Foley, MD; Joseph Agnello, MD; Frank Balestrieri, MD; Paul Filby, MD; Alan Lloyd, MD; Jeffrey Fryer, CRNA; Scott Gerardy, CRNA; Frank Hartley, CRNA; Brenda Hollander, CRNA; Cynthia Keyfauver, CRNA; David Luedke, CRNA; and Michele McClellan, CRNA.
“McKee Medical Center has had a strong relationship for a long time with Loveland Anesthesia, and we have a huge amount of respect for the care they provide to our patients,” said McKee CEO Marilyn Schock. “We look forward to continuing that relationship as they join Banner Health.”
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