Quality Measures

UMass Memorial Arthritis and Joint Replacement Center - A national leader in total joint replacement surgery and outcomes.  
  • Excellent Patient Satisfaction
    • Inpatient satisfaction scores among the highest in the country - exceeds 90th percentile
    • Patient Navigator ensures personal, guided care
    • Communication via GetWell Loop, an online care communication platform which ensures daily, personal support, patient education and pathway reinforcement
  • National Quality Recognition
    • Healthgrades Five-Star ranking for total knee replacement
    • US News & World Report - High performing in hip and knee replacement
    • Blue Distinction Center + for knee and hip replacement
  • Superb Outcomes
    • One of the lowest complication rates in Massachusetts
    • Pre-operative patient optimization program
    • Multimodal pain pathway
    • State of the art anesthesia techniques
    • Elimination of transfusions
    • Rapid recovery program – over 90 percent of patients go home!
    • Benefit from the knowledge generated through FORCE-TJR

View 2016 Quality Report: Value-based Decisions for Total Joint Replacement