One of the major sources of nonradicular, lumbar back pain (in up to 30% of cases) is the posterior column of the spine and facet joints. Degenerative disease of the lumbar facet joints can occur naturally, but can aslo be hastened by previous spine surgery, including discectomy.
If you see Medicare patients, your practice will be reimbursed differently. The new policy goes into effect on January 1, 2017. Elation has dug deep into the details of the new Medicare rules, known as MACRA, and how it might affect your business. Read on to find out all you need to know
Insights from over 1,000 patients reveal that even though patients are taking an increasingly active role in managing their healthcare, they still rely on an existing provider to select a specialist for them.