It's a good feeling to be recognized and honored for your work.
It's part of our vision to prove ourselves "distinguished," "best," and "excellent." These hard-won RECOGNITION'S let us know we've achieved the high standard of care we pursue every day. Our honors, awards and accolades help us attract top talent and feel pride in our work.
San Antonio Regional Hospital Excels in having the best Orthopedic Surgeons, Gaining Recognition for Excellent Orthopedic Surgery and Joint Replacement
San Antonio Regional Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Total Hip and Knee Replacement Advanced Certification. This achievement, granted after the most demanding review, distinguishes San Antonio Regional Hospital as one of only a few organizations in California to achieve Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Knee Replacement from The Joint Commission. Read the full
Press Release Here.
Blue Shield of California has selected San Antonio Regional Hospital as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement, as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities shown to deliver improved patient safety and better health outcomes, based on objective measures that were developed with input from the medical community.
Anthem Blue Cross has selected San Antonio Regional Hospital as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement, part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities that show a commitment to delivering high-quality patient safety and better health outcomes, based on objective measures that were developed with input from the medical community and leading accreditation and quality organizations. Quality is key: only those facilities that first meet nationally established, objective quality measures will be considered for designation as a Blue Distinction Center+. Facilities designated as Blue Distinction Centers® for Knee and Hip Replacement demonstrate expertise in total knee and total hip replacement surgeries, resulting in fewer patient complications and hospital readmissions. In addition to meeting these quality thresholds, hospitals designated as Blue Distinction Centers+ are on average 20 percent more cost-efficient in an episode of care compared to other facilities.
The Orthopedic Institute at San Antonio Regional Hospital has been designated an Aetna Institute of Quality® (IOQ) Orthopedic Care Facility for total joint replacements, knee and hip. Designated IOQ facilities demonstrate excellence in clinical quality, value and access for orthopedic care, and a commitment to continuous improvement.
Our mission is to provide high quality Joint Replacement Services that both comfort and cure, in settings that inspire confidence, and in a manner that earns the trust of our patients. With our Patient Satisfaction scores that are among the highest possible, learn more about the San Antonio patient experience directly from some of our recent patients below:
HCAHPS Patient Satisfaction Phone Survey conducted independently by National Research Corporation
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