September 22, 2015

Deadline looms for CMS orthopedic bundled care program

By: OR Manager

Only a few months remain before the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CCJR) goes into effect on January 1, 2016. This orthopedic bundled program, mandated by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), is expected to save $153 million as part of the goal to convert 50% of Medicare fee for service to value-based care by 2018.

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