IRVINE, Calif. - Hoag Orthopedic Institute (HOI), one of the largest providers of orthopedic care in the nation, has been named a “2017 Top Workplace” by The Orange County Register, making it one of the only hospitals included in the 2017 rankings.

The Orange County Register, with the assistance of an employee research firm, received and analyzed questionnaires from 33,759 employees throughout Orange County that asked them to rank their employer on a wide array of things, such as confidence in leadership, alignment with the ethics and values of the organization, feelings of fulfillment, and feeling appreciated and heard.

“Hoag Orthopedic Institute is honored to be included in the ‘2017 Top Workplaces’ list,” said Jennifer Mitzner, CEO of Hoag Orthopedic Institute. “The quality of care at HOI is truly incomparable, and that is directly due to the culture of excellence our staff has developed and perfected over time. This survey is an encouraging affirmation that our team feels a sense of ownership and pride in the role they’ve played in making HOI a nationally recognized health care leader.”

The Orange County Register’s ‘2017 Top Workplaces’ list was announced in December, 2017.

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 received, visit:



About Hoag Orthopedic Institute
Hoag Orthopedic Institute (HOI) is located in Orange County, California. It consists of a specialty hospital located in Irvine and two ambulatory surgery centers: Orthopedic Surgery Center of Orange County in Newport Beach and Main Street Specialty Surgery Center in Orange. HOI has more than 300 physicians on staff, including more than 80 orthopedic specialists. HOI physicians were instrumental in establishing Hoag Orthopedics, a non-profit founded by physicians for the purpose of conducting research, education and identifying leading-edge clinical care improvements. HOI ranks in the 99th percentile for patients’ likelihood to recommend the hospital and 98th percentile for overall hospital rating, according to Press Ganey’s national database of hospitals. HOI focuses in the treatments of the knee, hip and spine disorders, and takes pride in specialty care related to sports medicine, orthopedic trauma and extremities care. Since opening in 2010, HOI’s hospital has been named by U.S. News & World Report and Becker’s Orthopedic, Spine & Pain Management Review as one of the top orthopedic hospitals in the nation. HOI was recognized by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) as one of 112 hospitals nationwide, and one of 10 in California to earn the highest, five-star rating for overall quality of care. HOI was also rated a “Best Places to Work” by Modern Healthcare in 2016 and 2017. For more information, visit