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Cost Containment Tops Surgeon Concerns for New Year

Cost containment issues related to adoption of new technologies and maintenance of profitable practices top orthopaedic surgeons’ concerns as they anticipate 2016.

For years, in our annual query of the ORTHOPRENEUR® Editorial Board, surgeons have shared heightened concerns over reimbursement declines and ICD-10 compliance, the latter finally taking effect in October. This year’s responses revealed a more pronounced tone of dejection, though. 

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