St. John’s Peak Joint Replacement Program has been selected to be
a demonstration site for other hospitals looking to improve their joint
replacement services. The first site visit will take place in early June.
“We’re excited to welcome visitors from other quality health
care facilities to our community to showcase our achievements,”
said Karen Connelly, chief communications officer at St. John’s
Stryker Performance Solutions selected St. John’s for being a top
performer among the 150 hospitals in their system. St. John’s is
one of only three demonstration sites in the western United States.
“We have consistently scored in the top one percent in a variety
of outcomes,” said Jaime Jackson, RN, orthopedic program manager
at St. John's. “We are proud of the efforts that our staff has
made to create a quality joint replacement program.”
On Tuesday, June 6, representatives from Casa Colina, a hospital based
in Pomona, California, will conduct a site visit to St. John’s Peak
Joint Replacement Pro
gram. The group will spend the day at St. John’s to learn more about
effective practices and procedures. Participants will visit with clinical
staff to learn about operational procedures ranging from anesthesia to
nursing, attend a class of pre-op patients, and observe a group therapy
class of patients who had surgery that day, among other activities.
Media contact: Karen Connelly, 307.739.7380,
ABOUT ST. JOHN’S MEDICAL CENTER
St. John's Medical Center in Jackson, Wyoming, offers patient-centered
clinical excellence and community wellness services through a full-service
hospital, primary care, and specialty physician practices, and a long-term
care Living Center.
ABOUT STRYKER PERFORMANCE SOLUTIONS
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to understand the unique needs of each customer to develop and implement
customized solutions aimed to improve quality outcomes and patient satisfaction.
Performance Solutions brings decades of expertise in care redesign, service
line development, surgical services optimization and alignment strategies
to its partnerships. Guided by Performance Intelligence data analytic
platforms, we help customers understand and benchmark data to guide critical
ABOUT ST. JOHN’S HOSPITAL FOUNDATION
The mission of the St. John’s Hospital Foundation is to secure philanthropic
support to advance the mission and strategic objectives of St. John’s
Medical Center, including patient-centered care, clinical excellence,
and community wellness.