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Providence Center for Orthopaedics Receives Blue Cross Distinction Center Award from Blue Cross Blue Shield

Feb 11, 2015

Providence Center for Orthopaedics received the Blue Cross Distinction Center Award from Blue Cross Blue Shield. The Center was selected for the award based upon three criterion: expertise of the medical team, the number of hip and knee surgeries performed each year, and a proven track record of excellent results. According to Blue Cross Blue Shield, hospitals that receive the award are selected because they have proven to outperform their peers in the region in the areas of quality, safety, and efficiency. As a distinction center, Blue Cross Blue Shield members can go online and find the best place to have their hip or knee surgery in the area – Providence being one of only two hospitals in the DC metro area with this designation as a Blue Cross Distinction Center.

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