Arizona Spine and Joint Hospital has received the Healthgrades’ Patient Safety Excellence Award™ for the third year in a row. This award signifies Arizona Spine and Joint Hospital as top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications.

Healthgrades evaluates hospital quality for conditions and procedures based solely on clinical outcomes to help consumers understand, compare and evaluate hospital performance. The Patient Safety Excellence Award™ recognizes hospitals that have the lowest occurrences of 14 preventable patient safety events, including injuries, infections, and other serious conditions. Hospitals that receive this award are in the top 10% in the nation for patient safety.

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