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Mercy Regional Health Center (Manhattan)

MERCY REGIONAL HEALTH CENTER RECOGNIZED AS A BLUE DISTINCTION CENTER FOR KNEE AND HIP REPLACEMENT®
MERCY REGIONAL HEALTH CENTER RECOGNIZED AS A BLUE DISTINCTION CENTER FOR KNEE AND HIP REPLACEMENT®


Manhattan, Kan. – Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas has named Mercy Regional Health Center a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement®.

Established in 2006, the Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care program recognizes facilities for their expertise in delivering quality specialty care. Blue Distinction Centers® are required to meet quality measures for patient safety and outcomes, developed with input from the medical community.

Mercy Regional Health Center is honored to receive this national recognition for demonstrating better quality of care and patient results in knee and hip replacement.

To earn this distinction, Mercy Regional Health Center was evaluated based on objective, evidence-based criteria established with input from expert physicians and medical organizations.

The Blue Distinction® program is part of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas’ continuing efforts to collaborate with physicians and medical facilities to improve the overall quality and medical outcomes for specific areas of specialty care.



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