Total Joint & Spine Accolades
When choosing a hospital for joint replacement surgery, come to a hospital that cares. Northwest Medical Center (NMC) is home to Southern Arizona’s only Total Joint &am[ Spine Program accredited with the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval ®. That means our surgeons and medical staff strive to achieve the best possible outcomes for our patients through a series of regimented practices and programs.
The NMC Total Joint & Spine Team has also been recognized by several other organizations for its commitment to quality care.
NMC met rigorous quality and financial standards to be designated with the 2012 Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction+ for Total Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery and Spine Surgery. Being named a Blue Distinction Center+ means the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association has recognized a hospital for their expertise and efficiency in delivering specialty care.
Northwest Medical Center is the only hospital in Southern Arizona to receive these designations.