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CMS moves to bundle knee and hip surgery payments

Case Management Monthly, February 1, 2016

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On November 16, 2015, CMS released a final rule that bundles acute-care payments for knee and hip replacement surgeries, the most common type of inpatient surgeries for Medicare beneficiaries, with some 400,000 performed in 2004.

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