Sports Medicine Procedures, Practices and News
Indianapolis-based Indiana University Health's orthopedics and sports medicine program announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center in Indianapolis.
February 14, 2013
Orthopedic surgeon Joshua Lindsey, MD, will join the medical staff at Southwest Health Center in Platteville, Wis., in 2014, according to a SWNews4U.
February 13, 2013
Jens R. Chapman, MD, is the interim chair of the department of orthopedics and sports medicine at the University of Washington in Seattle. He is also holder of the HansJoerg Wyss Endowed Chair of Spine Surgery at the university. He is a part of the spine service faculty at Puget Sound Veterans Administration Medical Center in Seattle.
Published in Spine Leaders
February 13, 2013
David M. Junkin Jr., MD, has joined Southern Alleghenies Elite Orthopedics in Hollidaysburg, Pa., according to a Gant Daily report.
February 12, 2013
Co-chief of sports medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center Jonathan L. Glashow, MD, will perform knee surgery on Philadelphia 76ers shooting guard Jason Richardson, according to a report from The Reporter.
Bundled payments are part of new reimbursement models under healthcare reform that pay a lump sum to healthcare providers who share the risks and benefits of care delivery for a particular procedure or condition. Much of the discussion on bundled payments has focused on benefits from improving quality and lowering costs. However, there are other opportunities that bundled payments present, particularly for hospital orthopedic programs, according to Djamel Bayliche, vice president at Corazon, a national consulting firm for healthcare service lines.
Published in Billing & Coding
February 05, 2013
CareFusion has filed its annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ending in June 2012.
Published in Spine and Orthopedic Devices and Implants
January 31, 2013
Bellevue, Wash.-based PRO Sports Club has established a new orthopedics and sports medicine center to address musculoskeletal issues.
January 29, 2013
Sports medicine physician William Briner, MD, joined Hospital for Special Surgery's Long Island, N.Y., office, according to a Long Island report.
January 28, 2013
A thriving spine and pain institute in Illinois is looking for a board certified or board eligible spine surgeon.
Published in Spine