AAOS Now, September 2020
Voting in the 2020 General Election
The 2020 election cycle has a record number of physicians running for federal office who hope to join the ranks of the 17 physician members of Congress.
Payment Policy Changes Proposed for Musculoskeletal Care
In early August, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the highly anticipated calendar year (CY) 2021 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) and the CY 2021 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System/Ambulatory Surgical Center (OPPS/ASC) proposed rules. The two payment rules, which are published annually, include significant proposed changes to the landscape of musculoskeletal care.