Total hip and knee replacement program recertified at Roger Williams
On February 27, Roger Williams Medical Center underwent a successful Joint Commission recertification survey for its total hip and knee replacement program. The surveyor recognized the team for its data-driven program focused on continuous process improvement. The evaluation looked at the program’s compliance with The Joint Commission’s rigorous standards of care including providing efficient care and preventing the spread of infections as much as possible. The surveyor was also very complimentary of the staff and leadership. She commented that our program set the standard as we have a committed medical staff, highly skilled workforce, and engaged leadership team.