A significant number of accountable care organizations have formed since this publication's 2012 list of "80 Accountable Care Organizations to Know," and there were also some noteworthy developments from existing ACOs.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services have redesigned the Physician Compare Website, according to a report from AAOS Now.
In an article for Health Affairs Blog, Brian Klepper and Paul Fischer argue that Congress should pass the Accuracy in Medicare Physician Payment Act.
At the 20th Annual Ambulatory Surgery Centers Conference in Chicago, Amy Mowles will give a presentation titled "Regulatory Processes Between State, Medicare and Accreditation Organizations."
Here are seven things for spine surgeons to know for Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013.
The Wall Street Journal recently covered a report showing the number of physicians opting out of Medicare in 2012 tripled from the previous three years.