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NDP government promising new wait time plan

Alberta’s NDP government is promising a new strategy to deal with lengthy health-care wait times, but Health Minister Sarah Hoffman insists “this is not going to be a quick fix.” 636 more words


CMS Announces Final Rule for Joint Replacement Bundle Program

In a widely anticipated statement, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced on November 16, 2016, the publication of a final rule that will require certain hospitals to participate in a bundled payment program for lower extremity joint replacements. 478 more words

Healthcare Reform

What is Knee Arthroscopy?

An arthroscopy is a medical term for a procedure used by physicians to see inside a joint or other part of the body to identify and treat damage. 182 more words

Dislocation nightmare

Our parents were here for a fortnight. We went out visiting places and all was fine. They went home on the morning of the 16th just before I saw a client – all well so far. 1,187 more words

Hip Replacement

Knee replacement surgery gives more pain relief, but riskier: study

People with knees worn out by arthritis will get more pain relief from joint replacement surgery, but it has more risks and there’s a good chance that less drastic approaches also would help. 613 more words


Outpatient orthopedic procedures gaining popularity on international level

It is known by several names: same-day surgery, day-case surgery, ambulatory surgery and outpatient surgery. Whatever the name, outpatient orthopaedic surgery is now considered by many to be safe and feasible across an ever-widening array of joints — hips, knees, hands, ankles and spine. 40 more words


Joint Replacement Surgery

Joint Replacement Surgery is a science, we #masteredit..!

Walking after surgery on the same day possible withMaxCure Hospitals

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