Ambulatory Surgery Centers
Borgess Medical Center's spine and hip and knee replacement services have earned it the BlueCross BlueShield Blue Distinction honor, according to a MLive report.
April 05, 2013
Crestwood Medical Center in Huntsville, Ala., has been named a Blue Distinction Center + in the areas of spine and knee and hip replacement, according to an AL report.
BlueCross and BlueShield has named Enloe Medical Center in Chico, Calif., a Blue Distinction Center in the areas of spine and knee and hip replacement, according to a News Review report.
April 04, 2013
Here are seven things for spine surgeons to know for Thursday, April 4, 2013.
Seven spine surgeons weigh in on how the newly-enacted medical device excise tax will impact the field of spinal surgery. The tax took effect Jan. 1 to fund reforms from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
April 03, 2013
Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines (Iowa) has been named a Blue Distinction Center in the areas of spinal surgery and knee and hip replacement by BlueCross and BlueShield, according to a Business Record report.
April 02, 2013
Stamford (Conn.) Hospital announced the opening of its Orthopedic and Spine Institute at Chelsea Piers Connecticut in Stamford.
Published in Improving Practice Profits
Caesarea, Israel-based Mazor Robotics will sell four of its Renaissance spine systems to a major U.S. hospital corporation for acute-care use in four U.S. markets.
Published in Spine and Orthopedic Devices and Implants
At the 11th Annual Orthopedic, Spine and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference, in Chicago, Steven A. Gunderson, DO, will give a presentation titled "Most Common Accreditation Problems in Orthopedic, Spine and Pain-Driven ASCs."
Published in News and Analysis
April 02, 2013
In a recent retrospective study published in Spine, researchers analyzed the rate of infection seen in vertebral fusion patients that received irradiated cancellous allograft or iliac crest bone autograft.