Olathe Medical Center has received the UnitedHealth Premium total joint replacement specialty center designation in recognition of quality care.
UnitedHealthcare® developed the UnitedHealth Premium specialty center program to give its members information and access to hospitals meeting rigorous quality criteria. The designation is based on detailed information about specialized training, practice capabilities and outcomes and is designed to help members make informed decisions should they need total joint replacement care.
To receive this designation, Olathe Medical Center met extensive quality and outcomes criteria based on nationally recognized medical standards and expert advice. The criteria incorporate measurements of breadth and depth of care, staff experience, emergency care, quality and outcomes reporting.
“Olathe Medical Center is dedicated to achieving the best possible outcomes for its patients, in a caring, collaborative environment,” Frank H. Devocelle, President/CEO of Olathe Medical Center, said. “The success of our joint replacement program lies in the specialized and experienced physicians, nurses and staff that are committed to the highest quality of care for our patients.”