Awards and Recognition, Milestones

The Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval in Total Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery

Genesis is proud to have received some of the nation’s most prestigious honors:

  • Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval: Genesis has been awarded The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval®, Disease-Specific Care Certification in Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement Surgery.
  • Blue Designation: We have been honored to be designated as a “Blue Distinction Center” for Total Joint Replacement by Blue Cross Blue Shield. This recognition has been earned through rigorous, evidence based selection criteria.
  • United Healthcare: We received premium specialty center designation for our total hip and knee program at a 3 out of 3 star level with higher efficiency.

Although the specifics of selection criteria vary by awarding organization, in general, we have won these awards based on the following selection criteria:

  • Established acute care inpatient facility, including intensive care, emergency care and a full range of patient support services with full Joint Commission accreditation.
  • Evaluation of multidisciplinary team approach to enhance the delivery of patient-centered care. Our multidisciplinary team represents surgery, anesthesia, nursing, case management, pharmacy, quality, physical and occupational therapy as well as dietary.

In addition, there is demonstrated shared decision making between all parties, with the patient at the center.

  • High quality standards, with evidence of achieving above national standard outcomes.
  • Our affiliated Orthopedic Surgeons’ vast training and experiences, including case volume.
  • Highly regarded pre-operative patient education.

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For more information about our orthopedic services, please contact:

Patti Said

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