News | Published January 10, 2012

Mount Nittany's HealthGrades “Report Card” is Impressive

HealthGrades® also honored Mount Nittany with the following for 2012:

  • Recipient of the HealthGrades Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™ for 4 Years in a Row
  • Recipient of the HealthGrades Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ for 4 Years in a Row
  • Recipient of the HealthGrades Spine Surgery Excellence Award™ for 3 Years in a Row
  • Ranked Among the Top 5% in the Nation for Joint Replacement for 4 Years in a Row
  • Ranked Among the Top 10% in the Nation for Overall Orthopedic Services for 4 Years in a Row
  • Ranked Among the Top 10% in the Nation for Spine Surgery for 3 Years in a Row
  • Ranked Among the Top 10 in PA for Overall Orthopedic Services for 7 Years in a Row
  • Ranked Among the Top 5 in PA for Joint Replacement for 4 Years in a Row
  • Ranked Among the Top 5 in PA for Spine Surgery for 5 Years in a Row
  • Five-Star Rated for Overall Orthopedic Services for 4 Years in a Row
  • Five-Star Rated for Joint Replacement for 10 Years in a Row
  • Five-Star Rated for Spine Surgery for 7 Years in a Row
  • Five-Star Rated for Total Knee Replacement for 10 Years in a Row
  • Five-Star Rated for Total Hip Replacement for 4 Years in a Row
  • Five-Star Rated for Back and Neck Surgery (Spinal Fusion) for 7 Years in a Row

"Patients today have a wide array of options when it comes to choosing a healthcare provider," said Kerry Hicks, HealthGrades chief executive officer. "At HealthGrades, we are proud to have led the way for empowering patient choice based on objective clinical outcomes and access to actionable quality measures. We commend Mount Nittany Medical Center for its superior quality and support of consumerism and transparency."

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