Mark Hawks got both his knees replaced in January at Sanford Health in Bismarck’s Total Joint Replacement Center, which recently received national accreditation from the Joint Commission.
Wolters Kluwer & The Joint Commission reveal 8 online courses for joint replacement advanced certification — 5 things to know
Wolters Kluwer unveiled eight online courses to assist organizations navigate The Joint Commission’s Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement. Here are five things to know:
The generation that swayed to rock ‘n’ roll and has seen some of the greatest advances in medical technology in human history isn’t slowing down anytime soon. Hip and knee replacements are on the rise and the Summit Orthopedics Vadnais Heights Surgery Center is at the forefront of the trend, both in the Twin Cities and across the nation.
There’s a lot to do before getting a knee or hip joint replaced. And it takes a comprehensive coordination of many to assure the patient gets moving and that the implant is working, hopefully better than the one they just gave up.
After an October visit with an orthopedic surgeon, Cyd Groff was scheduled for a knee replacement at Glens Falls Hospital. But a nagging hip and groin pain that was keeping her up at night sent her back to the surgeon before her slated implant.
Mount Sinai West is announcing that it has earned The Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations’ [JCAHO] Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement, making it one of the few hospitals in New York City and New York State to receive the prestigious certification for an orthopedic program.