What Can Fitness Trackers Teach Us About PROs?
eHealth
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eHealth
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What Can Fitness Trackers Teach Us About PROs?

wellbeme - November 15, 2016

The health and fitness-tracking craze has taken the world by storm. There’s something about the ability to monitor your distances, speeds, incline, calories burned and heart rate…

Orthopaedics
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Do it like Disney: Developing Orthopedic Centers of Excellence

wellbeme - May 25, 2016

I just returned from attending the National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses (NAON) Annual Congress, which this year was held on site at Walt Disney World. It got…

Business
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Lessons on Building a Great Ortho Team from The Avengers

wellbeme - May 12, 2016

Transformation and performance improvement initiatives in orthopedics cannot be achieved by a single person, but require a multidisciplinary team effort. Problems need a variety of perspectives and areas of…

Orthopaedics
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What Orthopedic Patients Want this Holiday Season

wellbeme - December 10, 2015

A few years back my great-grandmother fell down the stairs at our family Christmas and broke her hip. Being the stubborn woman that she is, she refused…

Hospital Administration
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Best Practices for Physician Alignment

wellbeme - November 17, 2015

As health care continues to shift toward an environment where payment is dependent on the patient’s entire episode of care, hospitals and physicians have more motivation to…

Orthopaedics
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Use The Force: 4 Ways to Improve Orthopedic Service Lines

wellbeme - November 3, 2015

It would be hard to argue that there’s a more-anticipated movie in 2015 than “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens.” After a somewhat disappointing reboot of…

eHealth
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5 Things Hospitals Can Learn About Patient Engagement From Netflix

wellbeme - October 16, 2015

Since its inception in 1997, the video streaming and DVD distribution company Netflix has grown into an internationally recognized giant in the entertainment world. In July of…

Business
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Bad Blood: Orthopedic Surgeons vs. Hospitals

wellbeme - October 15, 2015

If you have a radio, you’ve probably heard Taylor Swift’s most recent number one hit, “Bad Blood.” Swift was probably not talking about a workplace feud, but…

Health Reform
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The ABCs of CCJR

wellbeme - August 21, 2015

The recent announcement by CMS of its proposed Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CCJR) program is raising more than a few eyebrows.  This mandated orthopedic bundle program…

What Payers Seek from Orthopedic Destination Centers
Hospital Administration
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Hospital Administration
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What Payers Seek from Orthopedic Destination Centers

wellbeme - May 2, 2015

Mark Xistris is Vice President, Business Development & Provider Relations for The Alliance, a not-for-profit member cooperative of more than 240 self-funded employers and insurance trusts covering…