Lowell General Hospital has been designated an Aetna Institute of Quality® Orthopedic Care Facility for total joint replacement and spine surgery.
Aetna makes information about the quality and cost of health care services available to its members to help them make informed decisions about their health care needs. In line with this goal, Aetna recognizes hospitals and facilities in its network that offer specialized clinical services for certain health conditions. Facilities are selected for consistently delivering evidence-based, safe care.
“This designation exemplifies our commitment to providing the highest quality of care at the best value for our patients, close to home” said Cece Lynch, Vice President of Patient Care Services and Chief Nurse Executive for Lowell General Hospital. “Our skilled surgeons, expertly trained nurses and dedicated staff share a mission to put patients first in everything we do, and it shows.”