Navigation Links
Kish Hospital’s Center for Joint Care Celebrates Two Years of Patient Care
Date:2/2/2013

DeKalb, Ill. (PRWEB) February 02, 2013

The Center for Joint Care at Kishwaukee Community Hospital is celebrating two years of caring for patients in a state-of-art, customized program built to fulfill the needs of each hip replacement and knee replacement patient. To date, over 500 hip and knee procedures have been performed since the program’s inception in 2011, allowing these patients to overcome hip joint pain and knee joint pain.

Joint Program Coordinator, Dave Smith, is proud to report very high patient satisfaction scores and excellent outcomes, along with decreased hip and knee replacement recovery times. “Continued improvement is the goal of everyone in the Center for Joint Care,” said Smith. “We believe in educating patients on what to expect, starting physical therapy soon after surgery, and involving family members in our patients’ recovery.” Over 90% of joint care patients are discharged home without the need for a stay at an inpatient rehab facility.

Known as a premier destination center for joint care, patients have flown in from Maine, Florida, and California, and many who have driven in from all across the Midwest. The Center for Joint Care serves patients from DeKalb, Sycamore, Sandwich, Yorkville, and surrounding communities. Dozens of repeat patients have had both joints done on separate occasions. “Our program is based on the best, evidence-based practices,” said Rajeev Jain, MD, medical director of the Center for Joint Care. “Evidence shows that complications are reduced and outcomes maximized when a patient is well educated about the procedure and what to expect.”

For more information about the Center for Joint Care at Kishwaukee Community Hospital and to read testimonials from recent Joint Care patients, please visit http://www.kishhospital.org/jointcenter.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/2/prweb10385745.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Los Robles Hospital’s Annual Health Fair Attended by Khanna Institute
2. UCLA Brain Injury Research Center gets NCAA funding for research on sports concussions
3. Weill Cornell Medical College establishes Center for Healthcare Informatics and Policy
4. American College of Cardiology cites new USF Simulation Center for Training Excellence
5. Kudos for 3 NJIT Enterprise Development Center high-tech companies
6. AFAR announces the 2012 Hartford Centers of Excellence in Geriatric Medicine awards
7. Loyola Cancer Center receives Outstanding Achievement Award
8. Hutchinson Center president elected to American Academy of Art and Sciences
9. Many Call Center Workers Plagued by Voice Woes
10. Specific protein triggers changes in neurons in brain reward center linked to cocaine addiction
11. IU Simon Cancer Center joins WellPoint in developing health care solutions
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... February 22, 2017 , ... Secure Exchange Solutions, the ... network of hospitals, health information exchanges, physicians and patients, announced today that SES ... 2015 Edition Health IT Module Certification via Drummond Group LLC, an Authorized Certification ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... February 22, 2017 , ... Giving patients with diabetes ... emergency room, fewer hospital admissions, and better blood pressure and glycemic control, a ... The study can be found here . , The study comes as ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... February 22, 2017 , ... A cylindrical “pipeline” used for ... to reach ones, according to the results of a clinical trial announced Wednesday. ... by Ricardo A. Hanel, MD, PhD, neurovascular surgeon with Baptist Health and Lyerly ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... , ... February 22, 2017 ... ... of their newest advanced absorption cannabidiol (CBD) serum, “NANOCALM 300” Microemulsified Hemp ... which provides instant absorption from the mouth into the bloodstream. Far ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... 2017 , ... ANGLESTRONG , the new recovery management app with multiple ... App Store and Google Play . Florida-based Sober Network, Inc., the premier ... partnered with Angle to build ANGLESTRONG. The new recovery management app is a passion ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/23/2017)... NEW YORK , February 23, 2017 ... more states have legalized cannabis for recreational use in 2016. ... the legal cannabis market was worth an estimated $7.2 billion ... annual growth rate of 17%. While adult recreational sales are ... billion by 2020, with a 25% CAGR. The market may ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... KNOXVILLE, Tenn. , Feb. 23, 2017 ... or the "Company"), a clinical-stage oncology and dermatology biopharmaceutical ... Horowitz and Dominic Rodrigues as special ... and Mr. Rodrigues will advise the board on financial ... it had received an investment commitment of up to ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... Feb. 22, 2017 Orthopedic and cardiac ... as aging demographic patterns lead to an increasing ... sports- and exercise-related injuries, chronic back problems, heart ... sales gains. The future of medical implants faces ... following questions and more: - What types ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: