The HHS Office of Inspector General reported the federal government recovered more than $3.3 billion in fraudulent healthcare claims in fiscal year 2016, according to Healthcare DIVE.
Sig Feierabend, MD, will now see patients at Heartland Orthopedic Specialists' Alexandria and Willmar locations in Minnesota, according to Voice of Alexandria.
The global orthopedic devices market will continue to grow between 2016 and 2022, based on a Market Research Engine report.
Malden, Mass.-based SpineFrontier improved its MISquito Percutaneous Pedicle Screw System.
National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins, MD, PhD, will hold onto his position for now, according to The Washington Post.
The global interventional spine devices market is anticipated to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 10 percent between 2017 and 2021, according to a Technavio analysis.
Researchers at University of Queensland and Princess Alexandra Hospital, both based in Australia, are jumpstarting a clinical trial for spinal cord injury treatment, according to Medical Xpress.
Clearwater, Fla.-based Bovie Medical is teaming up with Utica, N.Y.-based Conmed for a global sales channel partnership.
U.S News & World Report ranked the best 55 hospitals for pediatric orthopedics.
Telemedicine is charging ahead in the healthcare industry. The AMA Wire reported on telehealth discussions from the 2017 AMA State Legislative Strategy Conference in Amelia Island, Fla., held Jan. 5 through Jan. 7, 2017.