2012 Quality and Outcomes Report
Quality, patient safety, patient experience. In our Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, these aren’t broad-stroke initiatives—they are measurable, quantifiable, and concrete. This Department publication presents data on quality and performance metrics such as procedure volumes, patient satisfaction, hospital-acquired conditions, and length of stay, among others. Read the 2012 Quality and Outcomes Report, to learn more about quality, outcomes and patient safety in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.
Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
The Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases is a journal of orthopaedics, rheumatology and related disciplines that is always interested in receiving manuscripts on appropriate topics for possible publication. Articles may contain clinical or basic scientific information related to orthpaedic surgery, musculoskeletal, rheumatological, or neurological diseases. Case reports are also accepted. For more information, please visit the Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases.
Biannual Report of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Download the 2010 Report of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery to learn about the latest news and developments in Patient Care, Research, and Education within the Deparment.
Quality and Outcomes Report
This new report represents institution-wide efforts to identify, evaluate and improve the quality of care provided across the medical center and includes data compiled by the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery via an online "dashboard," a tool that compiles core quality and performance metrics such as procedure volumes, Press Ganey patient satisfaction surveys, hospital-acquired conditions (HACs) and length of stay, among others.
Orthopaedic Graduate Medical Education Programs
For more than 100 years, one of the central missions of our department has been the education, training, and mentoring of orthopaedic surgeons. Our department boasts academic medical programs at every level, from first year medical student to chief residents and from clinical fellows to visiting clinicians from around the world.