Community Hospital’s Western Orthopedics & Sports Medicine and Western Colorado Spine in Grand Junction received Center of Excellence designation from DNV Healthcare Accreditation Services, NBC affiliate KKCO reported May 11.
The designation recognizes certification in at least three orthopedic service lines. Benchmarks are set by DNV and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
"This designation underscores our ability to provide consistent, high-quality orthopedic care," Chris Thomas, president and CEO of Community Hospital, said in the report. "Achieving this designation validates the hard work and dedication of our entire staff to ensure the health and safety of our patients."