Product introductions in orthopedic robotic surgery, sports medicine and telehealth took center stage at this year’s AAOS annual meeting, and they included both unique and commonplace offerings.
Properly redesigning care to ensure optimal patient outcomes will top the agenda of newly forming CJR teams that will be working hand-in-hand with orthopedic surgeons to set the strategy, monitor progress and nimbly respond to new performance improvement opportunities.
Third-party reprocessing of single-use medical devices (SUDs) has proven highly effective in reducing medical waste and lowering costs for hospitals. Discover best practices from these reprocessing success stories.
How can hospitals help narrow the organ donation gap while achieving maximum use from the limited number of transplants available? Experts say technological advances, building relationships and improving quality programs all add up to saving lives.
On a per-episode basis, a single adverse event (AE) adds measurably to the cost of elective total hip and knee replacement procedures. HealthTrust’s Cardiac Data Solutions—as the team that best understands the ramification of common and costly AEs—can help manage address these complications.