Northern Dutchess Hospital, Rhinebeck, N.Y., has been designated an Aetna Institute of Quality Orthopedic Care facility for total joint replacement for the third year in a row.
âWe are honored to have received the Aetna Institute of Quality Award,â Tim Cleary, interim president and COO at Northern Dutchess, said in a news release. âOur orthopedic program is a collaborative effort between orthopedic surgeons and our staff to enhance the quality of care for our patients.â
Aetna recognizes hospitals and facilities in its network that offer specialized clinical services for certain health conditions, according to the release. Facilities are selected for consistently delivering evidence-based, safe care. â¢
Northern Dutchess earns recognition for joint replacement care