AAHKS representatives led by Brian S. Parsley, MD, participated in the National Orthopaedic Leadership Conference (NOLC) in Washington, DC this week. Dr. Parsley guided policy discussions on GME accreditation and risk adjustment of performance measures for physician ranking and payment.
Our delivery of important news moves forward with a new format. Items formerly included in the “Friday Report” and the monthly “News You Can Use” will now be posted on an ongoing basis to the AAHKS News page on our website (available in the Quick Links menu on the homepage). Once a week, the items posted over the… Read More
Following up on an earlier meeting, Past President Thomas K. Fehring, MD discussed risk adjustment and quality measures with CMS staff led by Kate Goodrich, MD, MHS. Joining Dr. Fehring were Kevin Bozic, MD, MBA representing AAOS, and David Ayers, MD along with AAHKS Executive Director, Mike Zarski and AAOS staff.
AAHKS eMentor is a new online mentoring program available on the AAHKS website. This new program expands the traditional mentoring formula by allowing for matching, networking and reverse mentoring. To help launch a successful program, we asked the past resident mentors and the membership committee to sign up as mentors. It’s easy to become a mentor, Register now! See… Read More