Hospital’s Fifth Annual Report Provides Patients and Physicians Easy
Access to Data on Clinical Outcomes, Care Quality, Volume, Accolades and
Other Relevant Information
IRVINE, Calif. – April 12, 2017 – Hoag Orthopedic Institute (HOI), which
has performed the most joint replacements in California for five consecutive
years, released its
2017 Outcomes Report, an annual publication which provides detailed information about the previous
year’s surgical volumes, care quality metrics, infection and readmission
rates, and patient satisfaction scores along with other key statistics.
In addition to the data on infection rates and volume, the report also
highlights quality improvement initiatives, distinctions and innovations,
details on HOI’s education and research program, compelling patient
testimonials, and much more.
“As many health care organizations strive to improve their quality
of care, drive innovation and provide value for their patients, Hoag Orthopedic
Institute is at the forefront and going even further by being transparent,”
said Dr. Robert Gorab, Chief Medical Officer of HOI. “Our drive
to truly be the very best has enabled us to achieve and sustain an unprecedented,
higher level of orthopedic care for our patients,” he added.
Patients are becoming increasingly aware of the importance of selecting
physicians and facilities with track-records of high-quality care, and
many have been empowered and encouraged by this tool which can give the
assurance that they are choosing a top-ranking facility and care team.
Hoag Orthopedic Institute’s 2017 Outcomes Report has also become a valuable resource for orthopedic care providers internationally
who seek ways to improve their standards of care and to learn from HOI’s
“Our quest to provide greater value and optimize outcomes in musculoskeletal
care unfolds in this issue of our annual outcomes report,” said
Sopida Andronaco, RN, Director of Performance Improvement and Clinical
Outcomes for HOI. “The entire HOI staff works tirelessly to continually
reach this exemplary level of excellence and we are proud to showcase
their dedication and commitment to delivering quality care to our patients..”
Hoag Orthopedic Institute is the highest volume provider of hip and knee
replacements in California. It is one of only 102 hospitals nationwide
to receive a top, five-star quality rating from Centers for Medicare and
Medicaid Services (CMS) in 2016. HOI has also had the lowest readmission
rate in the nation for hip and knee replacements from 2012 through 2015.
For more data, and to read
Hoag Orthopedic Hospital’s 2017 Annual Outcomes Report, visit: