Barring any last minute delays, ICD-10 will be implemented on Oct. 1. Healthcare stakeholders have expressed varying levels of concern over whether or not the industry will be prepared. An orthopedic surgeon and leader from the health IT sector weigh in on whether or not the orthopedic field is ready for the switch to the new coding set.
A new study has examined the use of clustering analysis in randomized controlled trials published in five journals focused on orthopedic surgery, according to a 7th Space Interactive report.
The CORE Institute has partnered with ambulatory surgery center company Surgical Care Affiliates and six local independent physicians to open a specialty hospital in Phoenix. Here are five things to now.
Orthopedic physicians with the Center in Bend, Ore., will begin seeing patients at a new clinic, according to a KTVZ report.
On March 18, Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo, N.Y., will open its newly expanded orthopedic unit, according to a Buffalo Business First report.
Four industry experts discuss whether or not mergers will be a significant trend in the orthopedics field this year.
Orthopedic surgeon Vermon Esplin, MD, recently travelled to Cuba with USA Wrestling as a team physician, according to an Idaho State Journal report.
Cellular therapies developer Vericel Corp. has announced that Mukund Komanduri, MD, chief of staff at MK Orthopaedics Surgery & Rehabilitation in Joliet, Ill., has performed the second highest number of cartilage implant procedures in the state, according to a report by The Herald News.
Orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician Devanshu V. Kansara, MD, has joined the Monticello (Minn.) Clinic, according to a North Wright County TODAY report.
The Northern Berkshire Campus of Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield, Mass., has achieved licensing to perform outpatient procedures, according to a report by The Berkshire Eagle.