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A Best Hospital For Hip and Knee Replacement - U.S. News & World Report

Halifax Health has been rated as high performing in two adult procedures – hip and knee replacements – by U.S. News & World Report.

According to U.S. News & World Report, high-performing hospitals exceeded expected standards of care.  Ten percent of hospitals rated in knee replacement and 11 percent of hospitals rated in hip replacement were deemed high performing.    

The ratings were determined by several performance measures, including: survival, readmissions for any reason within 30 days, patient volume, nurse staffing, intensivist on staff, and patient experience.

Designed to help patients with life-threatening or rare conditions identify hospitals that excel in treating the most difficult cases, Best Hospitals includes consumer-friendly data and information on nearly 5,000 medical centers nationwide. Learn more

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