Blue Distinction Center+ in Knee and Hip Replacements

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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC) named New Hanover Regional Medical Center Orthopedic Hospital as a Blue Distinction Center+ in Knee and Hip Replacements. 

Quality Hip and Knee Replacement Care

The Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care® program is a national designation awarded by Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans to medical facilities that have proven success in delivering quality care in key treatment areas.

Blue Distinction Centers+ demonstrate:

  • Better quality and improved outcomes for patients
  • Lower rates of complications and readmissions
  • Cost efficiency: Blue Distinction Centers+ also are more than 20 percent more cost-efficient