Parham Doctors’ Hospital Recognized as Top 5% in Nation For Overall Orthopedic and Joint Replacement Care by Healthgrades
Parham Doctors’ Hospital Achieves the Healthgrades 2017 Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™ and the 2017 Joint Replacement Excellence Award™
Richmond, VA (November, 2016) – Today, Parham Doctors’ Hospital, a campus of Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, announced that they have received the Healthgrades 2017 America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery™ and Joint Replacement™ Awards. These distinctions put Parham Doctors’ Hospital in the top 5% of more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide for its superior clinical performance. Healthgrades, the leading online resource helping consumers make informed decisions in order to find the right doctor, the right hospital and the right care, evaluated nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide for 34 of the most common inpatient procedures and conditions and identified the 100 best performing hospitals within each service line.
“Providing the highest level of care to our patients continues to be our top priority, said Zach McCluskey, CEO Parham Doctors’ Hospitals. “We are proud that Healthgrades has recognized the expertise and high quality outcomes that our Orthopedic Hospital continues to provide to our patients and I commend our dedicated staff and physicians for their hard work in helping us to achieve this honor.”
These achievements are part of findings recently released by Healthgrades and featured in their 2017 Report to the Nation. The new report demonstrates how clinical performance continues to differ dramatically between hospitals regionally and nationally.
“Consumers have many choices regarding where to receive their healthcare, which is why it’s so vital that they understand outcomes performance at specific hospitals for specific conditions and procedures,” said Evan Marks, Chief Strategy Officer, Healthgrades. “Those hospitals that have achieved a specialty excellence distinction in Orthopedic and Joint Replacement Care from Healthgrades exemplify a commitment to exceptional quality of patient care.”
Parham Doctors’ Hospital has received ten total 2017 Healthgrades orthopedic recognitions, which include the following: America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery™, America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement™, Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™, Top 5% in Nation for Overall Orthopedic Services, Top 5% in Nation for Joint Replacement, Joint Replacement Excellence AwardTM for 6 Years in a Row, Five-Star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement for 6 Years in a Row, Five-Star Recipient for Total Hip Replacement for 12 years in a Row, Five-Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment for 6 Years in a Row, and Five-Star Recipient for Spinal Fusion Surgery in 2017.
A 5-star rating indicates that a hospital’s clinical outcomes are statistically significantly better than expected when treating the condition or performing the procedure being evaluated. The complete Healthgrades 2017 Report to the Nation and detailed study methodology, can be found at www.healthgrades.com/quality.