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Tom Price has previously said mandated bundled payments for orthopedic operation was "experimenting with Americans' health." (Photo: iStock)

A new study has found that Medicare’s recent switch to bundled payments for joint replacements is an effective way to save millions — possibly billions — annually, without affecting patient care, if it’s allowed to continue. But that may not happen.


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