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Get ready to unlock the secrets of running a successful private practice with current CRNA and CEO of DPI Anesthesia, John Sikes.

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Get ready to unlock the secrets of running a successful private practice with current CRNA and CEO of DPI Anesthesia, John Sikes.


Promise yourself you’ll never take your practice for granted as we examine the delicate balance of delivering world-class care, efficiently running a business, and maintaining a fulfilling personal life. We're not just dipping our toes; we're going full steam ahead into the world of anesthesia practice, from differentiating between anesthesiologists and CRNAs to the intricacies of insurance and billing in different states. 


In this episode of Practice Freedom, hop on this knowledge train as we delve deeper into the nuances of creating and sustaining a robust organizational culture. Learn how intentional practice, being up-to-date, and standing for a cause can foster a thriving culture and result in a reputation and trust that can be a game-changer. We also touch on the journey of building a leadership team driven by values and the hurdles that come along. 


Finally, we wrap up our discussion with a look at the current state of healthcare access, government control, and the potential role of entrepreneurial innovation. We navigate through the impact of class and access to healthcare on the US population, the implications of government control, and the potential for democratizing access to care.


Listen and learn from John's passionate plea into healthcare leadership because it’s about time we start doing the right thing for the right reasons.

In this episode, you will hear:

  • John’s insights on running a successful private practice, balancing world-class care, business efficiency, and personal life as a current CRNA and CEO of DPI Anesthesia
  • The intricacies of anesthesia practice, including the differences between anesthesiologists and CRNAs, insurance and billing variations across states, and the importance of creating a strong organizational culture
  • Why it’s important to create a leadership team driven by values and maintaining a robust reputation and trust within the healthcare sector
  • The current state of healthcare access, the implications of government control, and the potential of entrepreneurial innovation in democratizing access to care
  • How the Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS) helped in making their culture and core values come to life, leading to the success of their practice


Resources from this episode:

DPI Anesthesia - www.dpianes.com

John’s email - johns@dpianes.com

Connect with John Sikes on LinkedIn - www.linkedin.com/in/john-sikes-crna-mba-ache-46000357

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