Mercy named Blue Distinction Center for spine surgery, joint replacement
Tuesday, April 02, 2013 2:09 PM
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield has named Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines as a Blue Distinction Center Plus in the areas of Spine Surgery and Knee and Hip Replacement.
The national designation is awarded to medical facilities that have demonstrated expertise in delivering quality specialty care. Mercy also offers Joint Camp, a rehabilitation program that speeds recovery time for joint replacement patients.