Faith Regional earns 5-star ranking for joint-replacement program

NORFOLK - Healthgrades, the leading provider of information to help consumers make informed decisions about physicians has honored Faith Regional Health Services with a highest-possible five-star rating for its joint-replacement program.  The evaluation is part of the company’s American Hospital Quality Outcomes report for 2013.  Faith Regional interim CEO Tim Auwarter says the award demonstrates the dedication of the entire Faith Regional team.  Auwarter says Faith Regional is the number three hospital in the state for joint replacement.  Healthgrades has also awarded Faith Regional a five-star rating for patient experiences.