HOI Only Hospital in Southern California Included in 2017 Rankings
IRVINE, Calif. [May 31, 2017]
– Hoag Orthopedic Institute (HOI), one of the largest providers of orthopedic
care in the nation, has been named a
Modern Healthcare ‘Best Places to Work in Healthcare’ for 2017, making it the only hospital in southern California to receive
the distinction two years in a row.
Modern Healthcare, the industry’s leading source of healthcare business and policy news,
research and information, is ranked number one in readership among healthcare
The hospital is one of the top 150 companies and organizations in the U.S.
named in this year’s roster for empowering employees to provide
patients and customers with the best possible care, products and services.
“Hoag Orthopedic Institute is honored to be included in this year’s
prestigious ‘Best Places to Work in Healthcare’ list,”
said Dr. Carlos A. Prietto, president and interim CEO of Hoag Orthopedic
Institute. “Our staff is truly remarkable and should be celebrated
for the instrumental role they’ve played in establishing our culture
as one that epitomizes patient-centric care and service.”
Modern Healthcare’s 2017 ‘Best Places to Work in Healthcare’ list was
announced in May, 2017 with a ranked order to be announced in late September.
The list will also be prominently featured in a special supplement of
the magazine in the October 2 issue.
“More Californians choose Hoag Orthopedic Institute for joint replacement
than any other hospital in the state,” added Dr. Robert Gorab, chief
medical officer of Hoag Orthopedic Institute. “It’s great
to learn that our staff enjoy the HOI experience as much as our patients
Hoag Orthopedic Institute, the highest volume provider of joint replacements
in California, has received consistent recognition from various publications
and health care organizations for its patient-focused services since opening
in 2010. For more information on the various accolades the hospital has