Bristol Regional and Holston Valley Recognized by BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee for Quality Outcomes
Holston Valley Medical Center and Bristol Regional Medical
Center have been named a Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip ReplacementSM
and a Blue Distinction Center for Spine Surgery®.
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee said Blue Distinction
Centers+ meet national criteria for quality care and have a cost structure that
addresses consumers’ need for affordable health care. Blue Distinction Centers
identify hospitals that outperform peer facilities in safety and quality.
This is the second time Holston Valley and Bristol Regional
have received this honor. In 2010, both hospitals were named as Blue
Distinction Centers for Knee and Hip Replacement and Spine Surgery.