Data Table - Orthopedics - Average Length of Stay for Total Hip and Knee Replacements

Average Length of Stay for Total Hip and Knee Replacements
July–September 2016 October–December 2016 January–March 2017 April–June 2017
UVA 2.21 2.37 2.33 2.52
Academic Medical Centers 2.71 2.58 2.59 2.51
Peer Academic Medical Centers 2.63 2.50 2.57 2.47

Source: Vizient

A lower number is better.

Peer academic medical centers = a select group of academic medical centers similar in size to UVA.