Geisinger And Medacta Pilot Guarantees Coverage Of Hip Replacements For Life
Geisinger Health has teamed up with Swiss-based device-maker Medacta International in a pilot program guaranteeing lifetime coverage of hip replacement costs for Geisenger patients.
You may also be interested in...
Device makers may need to change the way they pitch their products as providers make the move to a more stringent focus on value and to more integrated approaches to episodes of care, speakers stressed at the AdvaMed 2009 MedTech conference earlier this month
During her confirmation hearings, Judge Amy Coney Barrett denied it’s her goal to end all Affordable Care Act coverage, but some senators and legal experts disagree. And if the ACA is struck down, coverage for chronic disease treated with medical devices – including cancer, heart disease and diabetes – could fall by the wayside.
US senatorial friends of the device industry running competitive races in 2020 are being aided by medtech PAC dollars this fall.