Last Weekend to Submit Proposals for Symposia and Videos!

Symposium and Surgical Technique Video proposals for the AAHKS 26th Annual Meeting are due at 11:59 p.m. this Monday, May 2, 2016. The AAHKS Program Committee is looking for symposia topics that are cutting edge, controversial, or innovative and surgical technique...

2017 Placement Match Results are In

The Adult Reconstructive Hip and Knee/Musculoskeletal Oncology Fellowship Match took place on April 21, 2016 with 84 programs offering 166 total positions. The number of participating applicants, positions offered and matched applicants continues to grow. A record...

Review Open Payment Data by May 15

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will publish the 2015 payment data and updates to the 2013 and 2014 data on June 30, 2016. In order for any disputes to be addressed before the June 30th publication, physicians and teaching hospitals must initiate...

CMS Files MACRA Proposed Rule

On Wednesday, April 27, CMS released a 962-page proposed rule to revamp Medicare’s physician pay system. The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) replaces the Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate formula with the Merit-Based Incentive Payment...
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