Trinity Health is committed to preserving and improving the quality of health to the people we serve. Our mission is to excel at meeting the needs of the whole person through the provision of quality healthcare and health related services.
Designation as Blue Distinction Centers means these facilities' overall experience and aggregate data met objective criteria established in collaboration with expert clinicians' and leading professional organizations’ recommendations. Individual outcomes may vary. To find out which services are covered under your policy at any facilities, please call your local Blue Cross and/or Blue Shield Plan.
Trinity Hospital has been designated a Blue Distinction Center
for Cardiac Care by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota,
an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Association. The Blue Distinction program recognizes medical
facilities that exceed clinically verified quality standards,
resulting in the best outcomes for patients.
Among the criteria met by Trinity:
An established cardiac care program that performs the
required annual volumes of procedures, including
angioplasty and bypass surgery.
A full range of cardiac services, including inpatient
cardiac care and cardiac rehabilitation.
Low overall complication and mortality rates.
Subspecialty board certification of the cardiac team, and
ongoing quality improvement program processes.
Learn More: Trinity Center of Excellence, Cardiac Care
The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association in conjunction with
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota has designated
Trinity Hospital a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and
Hip Replacement, a new designation launched this year.
Blue Distinction recognizes facilities that meet objective,
evidence-based thresholds for clinical quality that are
developed in collaboration with expert physicians and
medical organizations. This designation is awarded to
facilities that have demonstrated an objective commitment
to quality care, resulting in better overall outcomes for
patients who undergo knee and hip replacement procedures.
BCBSA collaborates with expert physicians and medical
organizations to determine the selection criteria for all
Blue Distinction programs. Candidates for Blue Distinction
Centers for Knee and Hip Replacement must submit clinical
data to establish that they meet the selection criteria,