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Healthcare is evolving – and so are your needs. Stryker Performance Solutions partners with hospitals and physician practices to help improve quality outcomes, patient satisfaction and profitability. Together, we help identify, measure and optimize your performance objectives. We make recommendations and implement the lasting changes you need. We’re with you every step of the way.
On July 9, CMS announced a Proposal for the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model (CCJR), which would institute mandatory bundled payments for the Total Joint episode of care (DRGs 469 and 470) in 75 select Metropolitan Service Areas across the country. The program would begin on January 1, 2016 and last for 5 years, representing Medicare’s first major mandate in achieving its goal in shifting towards Alternative Payment Models (APMs) (30% payments in APMs by 2016, 50% by 2018).