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excellence in patient safety and physician support.

Advocating for anesthesiologists and the future of your specialty.

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advancing the practice and securing the future

Physician-led, patient-centered care is the safest and most cost-effective model for providing anesthesia care. South Carolina has laws, regulations and policies that help ensure patient safety by requiring physician supervision of nurse anesthetists and anesthesiologist assistants.

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made for this moment stories

In a specialty where SECONDS MATTER... everyday, in every surgical setting, Anesthesiologists save lives. Read some of the stories of South Carolina Anesthesiologists who have had to intervene to protect patients!


South Carolina Society of Anesthesiologists

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As leaders in our field, we do our best to keep you up to date on all legislative and industry changes.

Patient Safety Issues at the General Assembly

Patient Safety Research

Federal Legislative and Regulatory Issues

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The SCSA is the only organization in South Carolina that advocates expressly for your specialty.