AAOS Outpatient and Rapid Recovery in Total Joint Replacement

November 18, 2022, Virtual Course

Course #2203265

Tune in for the latest advances in this fast-evolving area of orthopaedics!

Meet increasing demand • Improve efficiency • Optimize patient satisfaction

New models and environmental factors have heightened the demand for same-day discharge after total joint arthroplasty. This single-day virtual course prepares you and your team to meet the demand, delivering your “playbook” for safely implementing an outpatient program in your institution or practice. 

Explore all elements, including crucial considerations, pathway options, protocols, and changing CMS rules.

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“Great course! Well-presented lectures with rich variations in how surgeons approach the topics, while maintaining clear consistency in the take-home concepts.”  - Previous Course Attendee

The virtual experience

Through live-streamed lectures and interactive panel discussions, faculty will share how they successfully transitioned their procedures to the outpatient setting, while keeping patient safety and satisfaction at the forefront. Tune in from your home or office, participating in Q&A discussion with your faculty. 

Registration includes the course recording to re-watch lectures for 60 days.

Course Directors

R. Michael Meneghini, MD, FAAOS
CEO - Indiana Joint Replacement Institute
Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

William G. Hamilton, MD, FAAOS
Anderson Orthopaedic Clinic
Alexandria, VA


Course Faculty

Matthew P. Abdel, MD, FAAOS
Michael P. Ast, MD, FAAOS
Charles A. DeCook, MD, FAAOS
Craig Della Valle, MD, FAAOS
Diane Doucette, MBA, RN

Adolph V. Lombardi Jr., MD, FAAOS
Danielle Y. Ponzio, MD
Alexander P. Sah, MD, FAAOS

Faculty Details

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Registration Details


AAOS Member, Candidate Member, Associate Member, International Member

Orthopaedic Resident, Post-Residency in Fellowship, Military 

PA Member

AAOS Emeritus Member


Nonmember, International Nonmember, Other Physician, Non-MD Practitioner, Non-Physician

Nurse, Allied Health, Nonmember PA