Get In and Get Out: Replacing a hip doesn’t always require an overnight stay


Last November, Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists made the move to add outpatient joint replacement procedures to their services for healthy patients who fit their strict criteria. The group reports it has done 19 outpatient procedures since Nov. 2, 2016, and all have been successful in terms of recovery, reduced or eliminated pain and satisfaction on the part of the patient. Read more from Inlander.