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Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model

Aug 2, 2018/Article

CJR is a payment model being tested for episodes of care related to total knee and total hip replacements (MS-DRG 469 and 470) under Medicare. One track of the CJR model qualifies as an Advanced APM under QPP.

CMS Wants to Scale Back CJR Bundling Program for TKA, THA; Proposes Cancelling Bundle Program for Cardiac Care, Eliminating Expansion...

Aug 16, 2017/News

CMS wants to significantly scale back the knee and hip joint replacement bundled care model and plans to cancel expansion of bundled care models to cardiac care and hip/femur fractures.

Medicare Comprehensive Care Joint Replacement (CJR) Models: Impact on the General PT

Mar 24, 2016/Course

IMPORTANT: This course is retiring and will NOT be available after 12/31/2022. Please complete this course before that date.

Comprehensive Care Joint Replacement (CJR) Model

Oct 19, 2018/Course

In 2014, more than 400,000 Medicare beneficiaries received a hip or knee replacement, costing more than $7 billion for the hospitalizations alone.

Final CMS Bundling Rule Reduces Number of Mandated Participants, Expands Possibilities for PTs

Dec 1, 2017/News

CMS issued a final rule that includes a scaled back knee and hip joint replacement bundled care model and cancellation of a plan to expand bundled care models to cardiac care and hip and femur fractures.

Medicare Bundled Care Programs

Mar 9, 2018/Article

CMS is ramping up its use of bundled care models, including limited use of a mandatory bundling program in some parts of the country.

Alternative Payment Model Contracting Guide

Jun 1, 2017/Article

Get up to speed on terminology, questions to ask yourself, and factors to consider before you develop a contract to participate in an APM.

Separate Studies, Similar Conclusions: Bundling for Knee, Hip Replacement Seems to be Working

Jan 8, 2020/Review

Two studies of bundled care conclude that, at least for lower extremity joint replacement the models seem to be working.

Tracking Changes in the Regulatory Environment

Jun 1, 2017/Column

Updates, tips, and resources.

Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA)

Oct 24, 2011/Clinical Summary

PTs also identify postoperative complications, both in the postoperative period and years later.

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Patients at Risk for Exceeding CJR Cost Targets After Total Ankle Arthroplasty.

Dec 9, 2022/Academic Journal

Goltz, Daniel E., Ryan, Sean P., Howell, Claire B., Bolognesi, Michael P., Seyler, Thorsten M., Adams, Samuel B.
Subjects: MEDICAL care costs; TERTIARY care; ALGORITHMS; COMPARATIVE studies; LENGTH of stay in hospitals; MARITAL status; RACE; RETROSPECTIVE studies; TOTAL ankle replacement; ELECTRONIC health records; STATISTICAL models; DESCRIPTIVE statistics

CJR model requires CDI evolution.

Apr 30, 2016/Periodical

Newell, Shannon

Risk-Adjusted Cost Performance for 90-Day Total Hip Arthroplasty Episodes: Comparing US Hospitals Nationwide Before CJR.

Nov 30, 2020/Academic Journal

Schilling, Peter L., He, Jason, Chen, Sarah, Placzek, Hilary, Bini, Stefano A.