Revisiting Federal Physician Compensation Restrictions

…remuneration Determining how to define and evaluate “value” Reviewing what types of beneficiary incentive arrangements providers would like to provide to improve care Deciding whether medication adherence and medication management

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News – Nov 2018

…transformation officer with responsibilities for Aurora Ventures overseeing Care Management/Clinical Quality Clinical Engineering Enterprise Project Management; Informatics/Operational Analytics Operations Improvement Radiology Integration System Pharmacy, inpatient and retail Supply Chain/Logistics In…

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Empathy and Expertise in Palliative Care

…in our place, you can’t just look at pain medicine and ignore the rest…there’s much more emotional care in our field than in most others.” For these reasons, Johnson states…

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Fighting Cancer with Food

…chemotherapy, and surgery, causing a variety of nutritional impact symptoms that may include nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, sore mouth, painful swallowing, and taste changes; all symptoms which discourage patients from…

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Physical Therapy – Medicine in Motion

…to move again, without reliance on pain medication. When patients take narcotic pain medication for an extended time, they actually become hypersensitive to pain and must work harder to regain…

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Welcome to the Orthopedic, Sports, and Physical Medicine Issue

…Kibler, MD, conceptualized The Shoulder Center of Kentucky as a facility dedicated to comprehensive shoulder repair and rehabilitation. Ten years later, in 1993, The Pain Treatment Center of the Bluegrass…

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Crisis and Cures

…practicing risk management doesn’t prevent future risks from entering your life, having a plan will not help you avert every potential crisis. Yet proper planning can help mitigate the effects…

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Fixing the Unfixable

…much better certainly helps the recovery process.” Pain management is an important aspect of any patient interaction, and Kentucky Orthopedic Associates has taken a proactive approach to educating patients and…

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New KentuckyOne Health Foot and Ankle Surgeon Makes His Mark in the Bluegrass

…between 30–60 years old with about an equal number of male and female patients. He works with primary care providers through referrals and sometimes needs their help with medical management

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U of L Sports Medicine Doctor Promotes Platelet-Rich Plasma for Chronic and Acute Injuries

…had steroid shots but are now at the point where they have to decide if they want to have surgery or just learn to live with the pain and discomfort…

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