Memorial Hospital
February 24, 2020

Jacksonville, FL – Memorial Hospital Jacksonville is proud to have earned The Joint Commission’s Certificate of Distinction in the management of Joint Replacement for Hip and Knee. The awards for Hip and Knee were presented to Memorial on January 24, 2020.

“We are incredibly proud of our orthopedic Joint Replacement program at Memorial,” said John Lazenby, MD, Chief Medical Officer of Memorial Hospital. “To receive The Joint Commission’s Certificate of Distinction further endorses on a national level what we’ve already known about our experts in hip and knee joint care.”

The Joint Commission is an independent, not-for-profit national body that oversees the safety and quality of health care and other services provided in certified organizations. The certification is based on a review of compliance with national standards, clinical guidelines and outcomes of care.