AAOS Holds Fall Meeting

Nashville, Tennessee is the site of the 2014 Fall Meeting of the AAOS taking place September 18-20. AAHKS leadership is in attendance and participating on many levels. Topics of importance include performance measure development, Affordable Care Act implementation,...

Hoag Orthopedic Institute Offers Surgical Warranty

The LA Times featured an article this week about the hip and knee surgery warranty that Hoag Orthopedic Institute in Irvine, CA offers its patients. The article describes how some work-based plans and private insurers offer flat-fee or bundled payment arrangements at...

Physician Shortage in Hawaii Addressed by AAHKS Member

Linda Rasmussen, MD was featured in a story about the physician shortage in the state of Hawaii. The Star Advertiser said that “reimbursement from government payers and health insurers is lower in Hawaii than in other states, despite having the same skills and...

Associate Editors Named for Arthroplasty Today

Editor-in-Chief, Brian J. McGrory, MD, has named three associate editors for the new, online medical journal, Arthroplasty Today. Stefano A. Bini, MD, Mark J. Spangehl, MD and Bryan D. Springer, MD will join Dr. McGrory in establishing Arthroplasty Today under the...
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