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Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Broward Health has settled federal healthcare fraud charges brought on by a whistleblower lawsuit filed by orthopedic surgeon Michael Reilly, MD, according to a Miami Herald report.  By Anuja Vaidya -
Minimally invasive spine surgery is carving out its place in the industry and spreading from simple procedures to techniques for more complex disorders and diseases. The benefits could include quicker recovery times, less collateral damage and lower overall costs. It also adds value to a surgeon's practice. By Laura Dyrda -
Munir Uwaydah, MD, a California orthopedic surgeon, was arrested in Germany after being charged in a huge health fraud scheme including unnecessary surgery, according to an ABC News report.  By Laura Dyrda -

Decoding managed care contracting 

When was the last time you looked at your contracts? Really REALLY looked at your contracts?
A new Accenture report shows large hospitals and health systems in the Untied States continue to buy up physician practices and clinics for growth opportunities instead of the traditional method: acquiring other hospitals. By Laura Dyrda -
The orthopedic trauma fixation market is expected to grow over the next five years, according to a new Persistence Market Research report in MedGadget.  By Laura Dyrda -
Smoking has an impact on healing for cervical myelopathy treatment and a new study published in Spine examines the affect. By Laura Dyrda -
Jeffrey Bradstreet, MD, a Buford, Ga.-based physician who caused controversy in his practice by claiming to cure autism, was found dead with a gunshot wound to the chest, according to a local KPAX report. By Laura Dyrda -

Sustaining a predictable referral pipeline 

Today’s healthcare market is tough. Reimbursements are getting squeezed, your facility is counting on doctors bringing their patients to your facility and not others and most facilities are needing to generate more procedures.
This content is sponsored by Titan Spine. Q: In your opinion, what is the role of "surface technology" for interbody spinal fusion implants?  By Laura Dyrda -
1. Patients Are More Web Savvy Than Most Healthcare Practices By Staff -
Centinel Spine, pioneers of STALIF C, has recently delivered several market-leading innovations in cervical spinal fusion procedures. The most recent milestone is a multilevel* indication for the STALIF C and STALIF C-Ti product family making these the first and only stand-alone cervical integrated interbody devices with this indication.  By Staff -
Implanet reported a jump in spine sales for the first half of 2015. By Laura Dyrda -
A new article published in Spine examines blood transfusion after posterior spinal fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. By Laura Dyrda -
Materialise partnered with Arcam to integrate the software and metal three-dimensional printer. By Laura Dyrda -
Ellipse Technologies appointed Jeff Rydin chief sales officer and Bob Krist as chief financial officer. By Laura Dyrda -
Last week, the medical equipment industry was overvalued by 14 percent to 28 percent in respect to the fair value, according to a Seeking Alpha report. By Laura Dyrda -
Spinal Elements received FDA clearance to market the Lotus Posterior Cerivcal/Thoracic Spinal System with expanded indications for posterior cervical screw placement. By Laura Dyrda -
Researchers found that fetal spina bifida surgery may be more effective for fetuses with smaller ventricles, according to Medical Xpress.  By Megan Wood -
Zimmer Biomet introduced the Subchondroplasty technology for foot and ankle disorders.  By Anuja Vaidya -
Here are 8 important trends in the foot and ankle devices market, according to a MarketsandMarkets report.  By Anuja Vaidya -
Safe Orthopaedics appointed Thierry Lambert as CFO.  By Anuja Vaidya -
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