American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Advocacy, Education, Research


Top AAHKS News Clicks for October 2016

The following AAHKS News items were the most clicked for October 2016: ONN Implant Pricing Guide 2016 What Patients are Viewing: Al Roker has Knee Replaced Terry Bradshaw Featured as Keynote for AAHKS 2016 AAHKS Comments on CMS Proposed Rule

Enjoy Anatole Art Collection

2016 books

The Hilton Anatole in Dallas, where the 26th Annual Meeting takes place, houses the largest collection of art and antiques in an American hotel. Attendees will see pieces throughout the hotel that once graced international palaces of kings, emperors and czars. The covers of this year’s Annual Meeting booklets feature photos of some of the most prominent pieces… Read More

JBJS Studies PA Job Satisfaction

A new study from the JBJS Journal of Orthopaedics for Physician Assistants (JOPA) finds that 84% of physician assistants (PA) in orthopaedics describe themselves as either very or extremely satisfied with the profession and their jobs, and 86% say they would choose the same career path all over again if presented with the opportunity. The study looked at… Read More

AMA Offers MACRA Webinars

The American Medical Association (AMA) is offering several educational opportunities to help physicians understand  the requirements of the new Quality Payment Program (QPP) that was created by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA). The sessions have been scheduled to give physicians and their staff an understanding of  what the final rule means for their practice and… Read More

You’re Invited: Boots on the Ground Advocacy Luncheon in Dallas

AAHKS is actively working to increase our impact on policy review and Congressional and CMS advocacy. Our Boots on the Ground (BOG) initiative seeks to connect our members with Members of Congress through the AAOS Orthopaedic PAC. We ask you to contribute to the Orthopaedic PAC, visit or text “AAOS” to 41444. As a thank-you for volunteering… Read More