Free Webinar – From Volume to Value: The Future of Facility Reimbursement
Dec08

Free Webinar – From Volume to Value: The Future of Facility Reimbursement

“From Volume to Value: The Future of Facility Reimbursement” Register Date/Time: Thursday, January 4, 2018, 1:00 PM CST Speaker: Dr. Zeev Kain, President, American College of Perioperative Medicine, host of the Interdisciplinary Conference on Orthopedic Value-Based Care Cost: Complimentary, sponsored by Wellbe Are you ready for the transition from fee-for-service to value-based care (VBC), giving surgical facilities a huge...

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Interdisciplinary Conference on Orthopedic Value-Based Care
Nov27

Interdisciplinary Conference on Orthopedic Value-Based Care

The American College of Perioperative Medicine hosts the Interdisciplinary Conference on Orthopedic Value-Based Care, February 9-11, 2018, in Newport Beach, CA. An immersion weekend that covers the operational, financial and clinical aspects of orthopedics practice, the conference is an opportunity to learn more about the Perioperative Surgical Home – Enhanced Recovery model. OrthoServiceLine.com is pleased to sponsor this...

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8 Ways Applying for Advanced Certification Can Improve Your TJR Program
Nov16

8 Ways Applying for Advanced Certification Can Improve Your TJR Program

Applying to the Joint Commission for Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement Surgery can do a lot for your TJR program. In our recent webinar featuring CHI St. Alexius and The Bone & Joint Center, 45% of the participants were interested in the marketing benefits of Advanced Certification. Meeting the requirements of certification also offers an excellent framework for improving the quality of patient care....

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Preparing for Joint Commission Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement:  Q&A
Nov10

Preparing for Joint Commission Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement: Q&A

The Bone & Joint Center is an independent, physician owned orthopedic surgical specialty clinic performing over 800 elective knee and hip replacement procedures annually. CHI St. Alexius is designated as a Blue Distinction Center+ for knee and hip replacement. In April 2017, they received advanced certification for these two surgeries from the Joint Commission. We spoke with Mark Johnson, CHI St Alexius’ total joint program...

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AJRR Releases 2017 Annual Report on Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Data
Nov03

AJRR Releases 2017 Annual Report on Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Data

The American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR) releases its 2017 Annual Report on hip and knee arthroplasty data today at the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) 2017 Annual Meeting. The information in this year’s report gives the most comprehensive picture to date of patterns of hip and knee arthroplasty in the U.S. This is the fourth annual report that AJRR has released. “We are proud to present this 2017 Annual...

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