From: Becker's Orthopedic Review <>
Subject: US News & World Report: Top 10 hospitals for orthopedics | Pediatric office drops 8 families after negative Facebook comments | 500 stolen Athens Orthopedic Clinic patient records found for sale on black market: 6 key points | 17 largest hospital chains in the United States

Aug. 5, 2016

1. US News & World Report: Top 10 hospitals for orthopedics  Full article
2. Pediatric office drops 8 families after negative Facebook comments  Full article    

3. Smith & Nephew revenue hits $1.1B, up 2% in Q2: 5 things to know  Full article    
4.Whitepaper: Revenue cycle management in a value-based world. Learn how to tightly measure and manage cost, care and outcomes across the entire episode of care. Click here to find out more.    

5. Dark Overlords hacker group is selling 500 stolen Athens Orthopedic Clinic patient records on black market: 6 key points  Full article   

6. MIT researchers create programmable device to produce biologics on the spot  Full article  

8. Teva must divest 79 generics to acquire Allergan's generic pharma for $40.5 billion  Full article     

9. Chatham Orthopaedic Associates opens The Spine Institute: 5 takeaways  Full article

10. Aetna cancels ACA expansion plans after facing losses totaling $300M: 5 notes  Full article

11. 17 largest hospital chains in the United States - for-profit & not-for-profit  Full article

12. The Orthopaedic Group, Universal Research Solutions partner on data collection: 5 key notes  Full article   

13. Orthopedic surgeon leader to know: Dr. Sean Waldron of Oschner Health System  Full article   

14. Schwarzenegger, Leno and Bush, Plus 230+ Great Hospital Executives Speaking. The Becker's Hospital Review 8th Annual Meeting next April 17 to 20 will include Arnold, Jay and 230+ hospital leaders, including some great keynotes. The brochure will be on line shortly. George W. Bush will speak at the 3rd Annual CIO/HIT + Revenue Cycle Conference in July 2017. The agenda for this meeting is being developed soon. Should you have questions about either meeting, please contact and      
Follow us on Twitter
Like us on Facebook
View our profile on LinkedIn
View our videos on YouTube

Please feel free to forward the E-Weekly to a colleague. If you know someone who would find the information in the E-Weekly valuable, they can join the free mailing list by sending an
e-mail to Scott Becker at 



20 Companies to Know
1. National Medical Billing Services:

2. GE Healthcare:
3. North American Partners in Anesthesia:
4. Medline Industries, Inc.:
5. Centinel Spine:
6. Cardinal Health:
7. HealthCare Appraisers, Inc.: 
8. In2itive:
9. Surgical Care Affiliates:
10. Pacira Pharmaceuticals: 
11. Collect RX:
12. Anesthesia Business Consultants:
13. MediGain:
14. Surgical Notes
15. Carl Zeiss Meditec:
16. ECG Management Consultants
17. DePuy Synthes
18. Orthofix
19. AmkaiSolutions
20. Syncera

For more information about print and online stories, please contact:

Laura Dyrda
Editor in Chief
(312) 253-9170
e-mail Laura

For more information about advertising and exhibiting, please contact:

Jessica Cole
President and CEO
(800) 417-2035
e-mail Jessica
Join Our Mailing List
Becker's Healthcare, 17 N. State St., #1800, Chicago, IL 60601
Sent by in collaboration with
Constant Contact