Joint & Spine Center of Excellence

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Through The Christ Hospital Center of Excellence program, YUSA health plan members have access to the top surgeons at Christ Hospital (named by Healthgrades as one of America's Best 50 Hospitals) for joint and spine and heart procedures as a bundled, one copay service. The COE program has been thoughtfully and specifically designed to offer exceptional care and value, the very best outcome, and an outstanding patient experience, including working with a nurse navigator through your entire care process.


From your very first phone call to your final physician visit, our team works together to ensure you receive seamless care and an experience that is the very best in the country. 

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YUSA plan members that utilize The Christ Hospital Center of Excellence for eligible joint and spine care will be reimbursed their out of pocket copay if the surgery is performed through the COE program. You will need to officially enroll prior to your surgery by calling the Nurse Navigators. You can find more information by clicking on the titles on the left of this page, including the services also available for Heart procedures through the Center of Excellence program.


Please contact your Administration staff for more information on how to be reimbursed if you have a surgery at Christ Hospital for joint and spine, or cardiovascular issues.