Business of Total Joint Replacement Course

The Business of Total Joint Replacement

Friday, November 8, 2019
7:00 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Co-Chairs: Craig J. Della Valle, MD and Mark I. Froimson, MD, MBA

This course is beneficial for physicians who deal with improving quality, cost reduction, standardization of care and risk. Topics include: leadership, talent development, contracting, negotiation, practices types, marketing and investment. 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.

CME Credits

The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Individuals should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Business of Total Joint Replacement
2018 Agenda Topics

Here’s a sample of last year’s agenda topics:

I. Attracting Talent to Keep Your Group on Top 

II. The Employed Physician 

III. Marketing your Practice

VI. Opportunities in Ancillary services

VII. Investing in Health Care Companies



AAHKS is committed to ensuring balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in their governance, programmatic, educational, and other activities.  Board members, educational planners, faculty and staff, and anyone involved in a CME activity must disclose all relevant financial relationships with ACCME-defined commercial interests (including those of spouses, business partners, and immediate family members) within the last 12 months that actually or potentially could predispose or bias the individual to a particular decision, view, or goal in connection with the educational activity in which he or she is engaged.

Prior to the meeting, disclosures will be available for review here.