North Shore LIJ in top 10

VALLEY STREAM – Franklin Hospital, a member of the North Shore-LIJ Health System, was recently ranked among the top 10 hospitals in New York State for joint replacement and among the top 10 percent in the United States. Franklin is the only hospital on Long Island to receive five-star ratings for both total knee and total hip replacement procedures.

“These rankings are an independent affirmation of the high quality of Franklin’s exceptional joint replacement and orthopedic surgery programs,” said Joseph Manopella, executive director of Franklin Hospital. “We continue to improve the patient experience, and are proud and thankful for the extraordinary work of our surgeons and staff, as well as the support of our community.”

HealthGrades, the nation’s leading independent ratings organization, which evaluated patient outcomes at 5,000 hospitals nationwide. Finding from their study is available at www.healthgrades.com.


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