U.S. News & World Report rated our orthopedics program as "high performing," which puts it among the top 10% in the country. And our hip fracture and hip replacement procedures earned recognition, as well.
Becker’s Hospital Review
Becker’s Hospital Review included UVA its 100 hospitals and health systems with great orthopedic programs list for 2017.
International Geriatric Fracture Society
UVA was the first hospital in Virginia to receive premier certification from the International Geriatric Fracture Society, whose global quality improvement initiative recognizes programs that exceed outcomes benchmarks in the management of geriatric fractures.
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Health insurer Blue Cross Blue Shield honored UVA Orthopedics as a Blue Distinction Center for knee and hip replacement. According to the insurer, Blue Distinction Centers are hospitals and outpatient centers that excel in delivering safe, effective treatment for specialty procedures.
The Joint Commission Orthopedics Awards
UVA is certified by The Joint Commission, a national accrediting group for hospitals, in both hip and knee replacement.