Business of Total Joint Replacement Course


This course is beneficial for administrators in all settings, payors and surgeons who deal with improving quality, cost reduction, standardization of care and risk. Discussion takes place with faculty after each session. The course fee is $350. Register for this course alone or in combination with the AAHKS Annual Meeting by logging in.

Agenda

The Business of Total Joint Replacement: Surviving and Thriving
Friday, November 3, 2017
Chantilly Ballroom East

7:30 – 7:40 a.m. Introduction: Jay R. Lieberman, MD and William A. Jiranek, MD

Session I: Staying Afloat in a Different Payment Paradigm
Moderator:  William A. Jiranek, MD

7:40 – 8:00 a.m. The Health Care Environment, Recent, Current, Projected, Market Variation – What Seems to Be Sticking and What Can We Expect?
Kevin J. Bozic, MD, MBA

8:00 – 8:20 a.m. Orthopaedic Service Line: How Do You Maximize Your Profitability for the Hospital?
Diane Doucette

8:20 – 8:40 a.m. Bundled Payments: An Overview of CJR in 2017
Jay R. Lieberman, MD

8:40 – 9:00 a.m. Beyond the Procedure: Maximizing Quality and Controlling Costs after Discharge
C. Lowry Barnes, MD

9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Discussion

9:30 – 9:45 a.m. Break

Session II Bundles:  Where Do We Turn After the Low Hanging Fruit?
Moderator: Mark I. Froimson, MD, MBA

9:45 – 10:05 a.m. Cultural Transformation: Physician and Hospitals – Collaborator or Competitor?
Mark I. Froimson, MD, MBA

10:05 – 10:25 a.m. Bundled Payments in Private Practice
Stephen Zabinski, MD

10:25 – 10:40 a.m. Bundled Payments: Should I Be in the Bundle if It is Not Mandatory?
Richard Iorio, MD

10:40 – 11:00 a.m. Bundled Payments: The Hospital’s Perspective
David E. Attarian, MD

11:00 – 11:30a.m. Discussion

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Working Lunch (Get lunch to-go in Exhibit Hall/Learning Center, and return to course.)

Session III Outpatient Total Joint Arthroplasty – Trend or Fad?
Moderator:  Jay R. Lieberman, MD

12:00 – 12:20 p.m. Total Joint Arthroplasty in the Ambulatory Surgery Center: Economics and Quality Control
Adolph V. Lombardi Jr., MD, FACS

12:20 – 12:40 p.m. The Hospital as Your Partner in an ASC
R. Michael Meneghini, MD

12:40 – 1:00 p.m. How to Select Patients for Same Day Total Joint Arthroplasty
Craig J. Della Valle, MD

1:00 – 1:20 p.m. Outpatient Total Joints in a Tertiary Medical Center
Michael P. Bolognesi, MD

1:20 – 2:00 p.m. Discussion

2:20 – 2:30 p.m. Closing Remarks