At the 12th Annual Spine, Orthopedic and Paine Management-Driven ASC Conference in Chicago on June 14, Carolyn Neumann, senior manager of coding and coverage access for Specialty Healthcare Advisers, discussed reimbursement challenges in joint and spine surgical coding.
At the 12th Annual Spine, Orthopedic and Paine Management-Driven ASC Conference in Chicago on June 13, Timothy Maus, MD, an associate professor of radiology at Rochester, Minn.-based Mayo Clinic, discussed sedation to manage pain during interventional spine procedures.
Detroit-based Henry Ford Health System has partnered with Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Care Network in
Here are the most recent quarterly financial reports for device companies focused on spine surgery or spine business lines.
Here are five steps for spine practices to prepare for surgeon retirement.
Scott Spann, MD, board-certified orthopedic spine surgeon and the founder of Austin-based device company Pantheon Spinal, discusses the emergence of the lateral approach as a trend in the field and why he thinks the trend will continue to grow.
Here are five ways spine surgeons can save precious minutes in their clinic and operating room that could ultimately be used to spend extra time with patients or on other professional activities.
Baxano Surgical reported 12.1 percent increase in revenue during the second quarter of 2013 to $3.9 million.
Neal H. Shonnard, MD, an orthopedic spine surgeon at Rainier Orthopaedic Institute in Puyallup, Wash., recently argued for importance of a clinician-led national spine outcomes registry, with a particular focus on vertebral compression fractures in AAOS Now.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will be ramping up over the next few years. Medscape News recently published an article covering how the ACA could impact physician salary, including: