Geisinger Earns Blue Distinction Center Designation for Quality in Knee and Hip Replacement Surgeries

Geisinger Medical Center has been selected by private health care company Highmark Blue Shield as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement, part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated health care facilities shown to deliver improved patient safety and better health outcomes, based on measures developed by Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies with input from the medical community.