Written by Laura Dyrda | Monday, 27 March 2017 10:14
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch gathered the states where people are least likely to see their physicians; in those states, 10 percent or more of the residents said they hadn't seen a physician in more than five years.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Monday, 27 March 2017 10:12
Kennewick, Wash.-based Northwest Orthopedic and Sports Medicine plans to join Kadlec Clinic in Richland, Was., next month, according to a report from the Tri-City Herald.
Written by Megan Wood | Friday, 24 March 2017 20:44
CNN reports House Republicans pulled the American Health Care Act.
Written by Megan Wood | Friday, 24 March 2017 19:14
Houston-based KSF Orthopaedic Center opened its third location in north Houston.
Written by Megan Wood | Friday, 24 March 2017 19:06
New York City-based Hospital for Special Surgery is collaborating with Long Island City, N.Y.-based Boston Biomotion to accelerate advances in the human performance and injury recovery field.
Written by Adam Schrag | Friday, 24 March 2017 17:24
The California Healthcare Performance Information System's new website, CAqualityratings.org allows consumers to learn more about physicians throughout California.
Written by Adam Schrag | Friday, 24 March 2017 17:03
With an increasing emphasis on technological advancements and innovative surgical techniques, surgeons face a constantly evolving cycle of learning and adapting. Therefore, when spine practices add new technologies and begin utilizing new surgical techniques, physicians, executives and surgical team members must constantly remain up to speed. Here's what healthcare professionals should know about adding new technology and techniques to spine practices.
8. Remedy Partners reports 7.7% episode of care savings through voluntary bundled payment models: 5 insightsWritten by Eric Oliver | Thursday, 23 March 2017 21:30
Darien, Conn.-based Remedy Partners reported 7.7 percent savings achieved under Medicare's Bundled Payments for Care Improvement initiative.
Written by Adam Schrag | Thursday, 23 March 2017 19:47
Surgeons at Summit Orthopedics Vadnais Heights (Minn.) Surgery Center have performed hip and knee replacements on baby boomers over the last number of years at increasing rates thanks to patients' active lifestyles and ASCs' lower costs.
Written by Adam Schrag | Thursday, 23 March 2017 19:43
Shawnee Mission (Kan.) Health has added four neurosurgery specialists to its new neurosurgery specialty practice, Shawnee Mission Medical Center, according to Biz Journals.
Written by Adam Schrag | Thursday, 23 March 2017 19:37
Patricia McDougall Schick, MD, will now offer pediatric orthopedic care at Prevea Sheboygan (Wis.) Health Center, as reported by WHBL.
Written by Adam Schrag | Thursday, 23 March 2017 19:20
Rep. Scott DesJarlais, MD, R-Tenn., is breaking ranks in leaning toward voting "no" on the GOP's ACA replacement bill, the American Health Care Act, according to The Commercial Appeal.
Written by Megan Wood | Thursday, 23 March 2017 17:09
Based on 17 indicators of weight-related issues, WalletHub analysts pinpointed the cities with the most overweight residents.
14. Lawrence Memorial Hospital, OrthoKansas in talks to develop new orthopedic facility: 5 things to knowWritten by Megan Wood | Thursday, 23 March 2017 17:08
A new orthopedic facility may be in the works following discussions between Lawrence (Kan.) Memorial Hospital and Lawrence-based OrthoKansas, according to ljworld.com.
Written by Adam Schrag | Wednesday, 22 March 2017 16:21
In reshaping Medicaid funding, the AHCA may put approximately 40 percent of U.S. children at risk of losing healthcare insurance, according to U.S. News.
Written by Megan Wood | Wednesday, 22 March 2017 15:52
Healthcare providers continue to seek innovative technology to boost efficiency and ease administrative burden.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Wednesday, 22 March 2017 09:39
Nuance Communications and Epic partnered to create computer-assisted physician documentation capabilities within Epic's system.
Written by Megan Wood | Tuesday, 21 March 2017 20:11
CMS further delayed the effective date of updates to the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model.
19. How lipid and statin impact revision surgery rate after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair — 5 observationsWritten by Adam Schrag | Tuesday, 21 March 2017 19:33
A study recently presented at the AAOS Annual Meeting in San Diego showed statin use lowers the risk for failure of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair requiring revision surgery.
Written by Megan Wood | Tuesday, 21 March 2017 17:14
On March 20, 2017, House Republicans revealed changes to the American Health Care Act, The Hill reports.