At University Hospital and Medical Center we will continue to bring breakthroughs in orthopedic care and joint replacement surgery, diagnostic and interventional neurosurgical and spine services, women’s services including digital mammography and stereotactic surgery, state-of-the-art MRI and diagnostic imaging equipment, and a complete range of behavioral health services including a one-of-a-kind program for geriatric behavioral health.
University Hospital is designated as a Blue Cross Blue Shield Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement and Spine Surgery as well as a Disease Specific Care Certification Program in Hip and Knee Surgery by the Joint Commission. These prestigious certifications demonstrate an expertise in quality care, resulting in better overall outcomes for patients by meeting objective clinical measures developed with input from expert physicians and medical organizations.
In addition, The Society of Chest Pain Centers and the Joint Commission have granted University Hospital the esteemed accreditation as a Chest Pain Center and Stroke Center allowing our medical professionals and exquisite staff to provide proficient cardiac care to those in emergent need.
From a medical quality standpoint the team at University has made great strides including a 98% overall compliance with all of Medicare’s Core Measure quality indicators. We have also been recognized in the top 5% of the Hospitals in the country with the lowest complications and mortality rates.