MountainView Regional Medical Center Leverages Registry Data to Earn Joint Commission’s Gold Seal
MountainView Regional Medical Center (MVRM), located in Las Cruces, N.M., has been an American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR) subscriber since November 2014. AJRR participation helped Mountainview’s Total Hip and Knee Replacement Center utilize registry benefits to achieve and maintain The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal certification. Other healthcare institutions can learn from the center’s experience in choosing a registry capable of supporting a Joint Commission–certified program.
Providence St. Joseph Health: Surgeons Unify Registry Structure
The American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR) is the largest hip and knee replacement registry in the United States and a leader worldwide.
Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) freely shares highlights of its road to AJRR participation and some of the achievements it attained along the way. Other healthcare institutions can learn from PSJH’s experience in developing best practices in system-wide data collection (86,990 cases submitted as of January 2018), data-driven quality improvement (patient-reported outcome [PRO] program), and utilization of the data for research purposes (dual mobility cup utilization and indications analysis).
1st Outpatient Total Joint Bundles in NC to be Performed at Surgical Center of Greensboro
After participating in the Bundled Payments for Care Improvement program at his local hospital, a group of total joint surgeons in Greensboro, NC realized they could implement similar bundled payments with their Surgical Care Affiliates (SCA) surgery center.
Genesis Part of Orthopedic Data Registry
ZANESVILLE - Genesis HealthCare System recently began participating in the American Joint Replacement Registry.
How 10 Hospitals Took Their Total Joint Replacement Programs to the Next Level
The following 10 hospitals and health systems updated their total joint replacement programs with new initiatives such as data analytics, bundled payments, quality improvement and telehealth.
Huntington Hospital Enrolls In AJRR: 3 Notes
Pasadena, Calif.-based Huntington Hospital joined the American Joint Replacement Registry, according to a Pasadena Now report.
Huntington Hospital Joins American Joint Replacement Registry, Which Monitors Implanted Devices For Better Patient Care
The Huntington Hospital announced Monday that it has recently become a participant of the American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR).
Ortho Leader to Know: Dr. Richard Iorio
Published on March 28, 2016
Dr. Richard Iorio is an orthopedic surgeon and the chief of the division of adult reconstructive surgery at NYU Langone.
Ortho Leader to Know: Dr. Kevin Bozic
Published on March 23, 2016
Dr. Kevin Bozic of the UT Austin Medical School is a leading figure in the orthopedic community.
Twin Cities Orthopedics Partners with Local Hospitals to Lead Quality Initiative
Twin Cities Orthopedics (TCO), along with 30 Twin Cities and Western Wisconsin-area hospitals and surgery centers, are partnering to lead a quality initiative to focus on better patient outcomes.
Overlake Medical Center Joins the American Joint Replacement Registry
In its continuing mission to provide the best patient care possible, Overlake Medical Center announced today it has become a participant in the American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR).
IRMC to Participate in AJRR Registry
Indiana Regional Medical Center announced recently that it has become a participant of the American Joint Replacement Registry.