From: Becker's Orthopedic Review <>
Subject: 10 thoughts & stats on med malpractice claims against orthopedists | Md. hospital shuts down NICU after deadly bacteria discovered | Ore. spine surgeon implicated in $22M lawsuit for paralyzing patient with dropped instrument: 5 things to know | Ind. woman released from Cancun hospital after paying $67k toward bill

Aug. 12, 2016

1. 10 thoughts and statistics on medical malpractice claims against orthopedists  Full article

2. Indiana woman released from Cancun hospital after paying $67k toward bill  Full article
3. Oregon spine surgeon implicated in $22M lawsuit for paralyzing patient with dropped instrument: 5 things to know  Full article    
4.Webinar: How is robotics evolving? Insights from Dr. Dennis Devito and Dr. Kornelis Poelstra. Click here to find out more.    

5. Dr. Frank Phillips becomes Director of the Division of Spine Surgery at Rush: 5 key notes  Full article   

6. FDA grants priority review status to muscular dystrophy drug  Full article  

8. Online market for illegal drugs skyrocket: 6 things to know  Full article     

9. 94% of providers are ready for value-based care & 8 other statistics  Full article

10. 44 MIS spine devices to know | 2016  Full article

11. Healthcare jobs jump 43k in July, on track to keep growing: 6 key notes  Full article

12. Maryland hospital shuts down NICU after deadly bacteria discovered  Full article   

13. Orthopedic surgeon leader to know: Dr. D. Charles Eggert of Twin Cities Orthopedics  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      
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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

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