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Healthgrades Recognizes Hanford Hospital as Top 10% in Nation for Joint Replacement Care

Awards & Recognition

HANFORD – Joint Replacement care at Adventist Medical Center – Hanford was recognized among the top 10% in the nation by Healthgrades, the leading online resource helping consumers make informed decisions to find the right doctor, hospital and care.

Every year, Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance at nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide for 34 of the most common inpatient procedures and conditions.

This achievement is featured in Healthgrades’ 2017 Report to the Nation, which demonstrates how clinical performance continues to differ dramatically between hospitals regionally and nationally.

“This recognition reflects our team’s commitment to our mission and to excellence,” says Andrea Kofl, Chief Operating Officer at Adventist Health / Central Valley Network. “Our patients deserve the best.”

Adventist Medical Center – Hanford is also a recipient of other notable Healthgrades 2017 recognitions, including 5-star ratings in Total Knee Replacement, Hip Replacement and Hip Fracture Treatment.

“Consumers have many choices regarding where to receive their healthcare, which is why it’s so vital that they understand outcomes performance at specific hospitals for specific conditions and procedures,” said Evan Marks, Chief Strategy Officer for Healthgrades. “Those hospitals that have achieved a specialty excellence distinction in Orthopedics from Healthgrades exemplify a commitment to exceptional quality of patient care.”

The complete Healthgrades 2017 Report to the Nation and detailed study methodology may be found at