Hospital Safety Score

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Lee's Summit Journal
Healthcare group grades local hospitalsin spending time in medical establishments, including infections and falls. To
Healthcare group grades local hospitals
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted 3 days ago
in spending time in medical establishments, including infections and falls. To help shed light on the issue, the 2016 Hospital Safety Score recently released grades for 2,500 medical facilities across the United States, including three Lee’s... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
AVRMC earns 'A' grade for patient safetyNew Hospital Safety Scores, which assign A, B, C, D and F letter grades to hosp
AVRMC earns 'A' grade for patient safety
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
New Hospital Safety Scores, which assign A, B, C, D and F letter grades to hospitals nationwide and provide the most complete picture of patient safety in the U.S. health care system, were announced April 25, 2016, by The Leapfrog Group, a national... Read more
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NJ.com
After a grilling, Christie's top insurance official wins Senate panel OKabstaining. Bennett's nomination passed by a 13-0 vote following some debate o
After a grilling, Christie's top insurance official wins Senate panel OK
NJ.com / Posted 6 days ago
abstaining. Bennett's nomination passed by a 13-0 vote following some debate over the latest Leapfrog Group most recent hospital safety score, among other issues. Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg (D-Bergen) noted Meadowlands Hospital... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Kishwaukee Hospital earns ‘A’ grade for safetyKish Hospital president, said in a news release. Developed under the guidance
Kishwaukee Hospital earns ‘A’ grade for safety
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Kish Hospital president, said in a news release. Developed under the guidance of Leapfrog’s Blue Ribbon Expert Panel, the Hospital Safety Score uses 30 measures of publicly available hospital safety data to assign grades to more than 2,500 U.S.... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Hospital earns top safety gradelives has earned us this honorable recognition.” Developed under the guidance
Hospital earns top safety grade
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
lives has earned us this honorable recognition.” Developed under the guidance of Leapfrog’s Blue Ribbon Expert Panel, the Hospital Safety Score uses 30 measures of publicly- available hospital safety data to assign A, B, C, D, and F grades to more... Read more
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ABC Montana
Montana Congressional Delegations pressures DoD for detailed planagenda. According to state o... St. Peter’s Hospital only hospital in Montana
Montana Congressional Delegations pressures DoD for detailed plan
ABC Montana / Posted 11 days ago
agenda. According to state o... St. Peter’s Hospital only hospital in Montana to earn “A” grade for Patient Safety in Hospital Safety ScoreSt. Peter’s Hospital only hospital in Montana to earn “A” grade for Patient Safety in Hospital Safety... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Montana Congressional Delegations pressures DoD for detailed planagenda. According to state o... St. Peter’s Hospital only hospital in Montana
Montana Congressional Delegations pressures DoD for detailed plan
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 11 days ago
agenda. According to state o... St. Peter’s Hospital only hospital in Montana to earn “A” grade for Patient Safety in Hospital Safety ScoreSt. Peter’s Hospital only hospital in Montana to earn “A” grade for Patient Safety in Hospital Safety... Read more
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My EastText
Mixed grades for East Texas hospitalsHospital safety score were announced Monday morning by The Leapfrog Group, a pa
Mixed grades for East Texas hospitals
My EastText / Posted 14 days ago
Hospital safety score were announced Monday morning by The Leapfrog Group, a patient safety watchdog organization. A handful of East Texas hospitals performed well, however, a handful also received a mediocre score. The score is created through 30... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Farmington Hills-based company creates app praised by Leapfrog Groupaccording to Leapfrog. It is Patient Access Solutions, which was founded in 201
Farmington Hills-based company creates app praised by Leapfrog Group
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 14 days ago
according to Leapfrog. It is Patient Access Solutions, which was founded in 2014 and is based in Farmington Hills. Its free Hospital Safety Score app was trumpeted by Leapfrog and is available for Apple and Android devices. Sam Compton, one of PAS'... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Local company created app praised by Leapfrogaccording to Leapfrog. It is Patient Access Solutions, which was founded in 201
Local company created app praised by Leapfrog
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 15 days ago
according to Leapfrog. It is Patient Access Solutions, which was founded in 2014 and is based in Farmington Hills. Its free Hospital Safety Score app was trumpeted by Leapfrog and is available for Apple and Android devices. Sam Compton, one of PAS'... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Becker's Hospital Review names UC San Diego Health among '100 Great Hospitals in America'to the Medicare population based on clinical outcomes. Additionally, both UC Sa
Becker's Hospital Review names UC San Diego Health among '100 Great Hospitals in America'
News-Medical-Net / Posted 20 days ago
to the Medicare population based on clinical outcomes. Additionally, both UC San Diego Health campuses recently received a hospital safety score of A, the highest level of recognition from the Leapfrog Group. In 2015, U.S. News & World Report... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal cemetery asking for help ahead of Memorial Dayscore improves About 440,000 people die each year from hospital errors that co
Hannibal cemetery asking for help ahead of Memorial Day
WGEM Quincy / Posted 23 days ago
score improves About 440,000 people die each year from hospital errors that could have been preventable, according to Hospital Safety Score. That company says a local hospital is doing a better job preventing those mistakes. About 440,000... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Farmers markets begin Saturdayscore improves About 440,000 people die each year from hospital errors that co
Farmers markets begin Saturday
WGEM Quincy / Posted 23 days ago
score improves About 440,000 people die each year from hospital errors that could have been preventable, according to Hospital Safety Score. That company says a local hospital is doing a better job preventing those mistakes. About 440,000... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Pickle Jog to take place this weekendscore improves About 440,000 people die each year from hospital errors that co
Pickle Jog to take place this weekend
WGEM Quincy / Posted 23 days ago
score improves About 440,000 people die each year from hospital errors that could have been preventable, according to Hospital Safety Score. That company says a local hospital is doing a better job preventing those mistakes. About 440,000... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Medical mistakes now 3rd leading cause of death for Americansthat medical errors may be more common than we thought and rank as the No. 3 ca
Medical mistakes now 3rd leading cause of death for Americans
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 23 days ago
that medical errors may be more common than we thought and rank as the No. 3 cause of death for Americans. WLWT checked hospital safety scores provided by the group Leapfrog, which surveys hospitals nationwide. Almost all the local hospitals... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Powerball drawing on Saturday is the seventh largest jackpot in historyscore improves About 440,000 people die each year from hospital errors that co
Powerball drawing on Saturday is the seventh largest jackpot in history
WGEM Quincy / Posted 23 days ago
score improves About 440,000 people die each year from hospital errors that could have been preventable, according to Hospital Safety Score. That company says a local hospital is doing a better job preventing those mistakes. About 440,000... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
What if our hospitals were as efficient as FedEx?to inferior care.”A few extra-savvy consumers might be aware that my hospital g
What if our hospitals were as efficient as FedEx?
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
to inferior care.”A few extra-savvy consumers might be aware that my hospital got a “B” rating on The Leapfrog Group’s Hospital Safety Score, and, says Cannon, it rates NewYork-Presbyterian “below average” in nine categories, including... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Onslow Memorial maintains top score in safetyhubs with top scores in a recent national safety survey.The independent nonprof
Onslow Memorial maintains top score in safety
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
hubs with top scores in a recent national safety survey.The independent nonprofit earned its third consecutive “A” for the Hospital Safety Score by The Leapfrog Group, another nonprofit that grades facilities on their ability to prevent: errors,... Read more
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Business Wire
Overlake Earns ‘A’ Grade for Patient Safety in April 2016 Hospital Safety ScoreBinder, president and CEO of The Leapfrog Group. Developed under the guidance
Overlake Earns ‘A’ Grade for Patient Safety in April 2016 Hospital Safety Score
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
Binder, president and CEO of The Leapfrog Group. Developed under the guidance of Leapfrog’s Blue Ribbon Expert Panel, the Hospital Safety Score uses 30 measures of publicly available hospital safety data to assign A, B, C, D and F grades to more... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Six Tucson-area hospitals receive 'C' ratingSix hospitals in the Tucson area received a "C" rating in an annual Hospital Sa
Six Tucson-area hospitals receive 'C' rating
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 28 days ago
Six hospitals in the Tucson area received a "C" rating in an annual Hospital Safety Score report. The report was released by The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit that focuses on quality healthcare. The Leapfrog Group assigns letter grades to more than... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
More Michigan hospitals get A's in Leapfrog patient safety reportlist, because tens of thousands of lives are at stake," Leah Binder, CEO of The
More Michigan hospitals get A's in Leapfrog patient safety report
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 29 days ago
list, because tens of thousands of lives are at stake," Leah Binder, CEO of The Leapfrog Group, said in a statement. "The Hospital Safety Score alerts consumers to the dangers, but as this analysis shows, even A hospitals are not perfectly... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Hospitals and bad service: Part 2to inferior care." A few extra-savvy consumers might be aware that my hospital
Hospitals and bad service: Part 2
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
to inferior care." A few extra-savvy consumers might be aware that my hospital got a "B" rating on The Leapfrog Group's Hospital Safety Score, and, says Cannon, it rates NewYork-Presbyterian "below average" in nine categories, including... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Stossel: Market competition would make hospitals cheaper, betterto inferior care.” A few extra-savvy consumers might be aware that my hospital
Stossel: Market competition would make hospitals cheaper, better
Daily Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
to inferior care.” A few extra-savvy consumers might be aware that my hospital got a “B” rating on The Leapfrog Group’s Hospital Safety Score, and, said Cannon, it rates NewYork-Presbyterian “below average” in nine categories, including... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
LMC receives a C in safety evaluationlowest hospitals in the Piedmont Triad for various safety measurements, accordi
LMC receives a C in safety evaluation
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted a month ago
lowest hospitals in the Piedmont Triad for various safety measurements, according to a study released this week assigning hospital safety scores to more than 2,500 hospitals nationwide. For the seventh straight evaluation period, WFBH-LMC... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Marquette hospital responds to safety issuesThe Leapfrog Group recently announced its Spring 2016 Hospital Safety Score upd
Marquette hospital responds to safety issues
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted a month ago
The Leapfrog Group recently announced its Spring 2016 Hospital Safety Score update, which assigns letter grades to more than 2,500 U.S. hospitals, assessing medical errors, accidents, injuries and infections, according to its website. UP Health... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Pardee gets A grade in Leapfrog's Hospital Safety Scorefrom accidents, errors, injuries and infections. The Leapfrog Group awarded Par
Pardee gets A grade in Leapfrog's Hospital Safety Score
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted a month ago
from accidents, errors, injuries and infections. The Leapfrog Group awarded Pardee another top score in its Spring 2016 Hospital Safety Scores, released April 25 to the public. Of the 2,571 hospitals nationally assigned a score, Pardee is among... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
See how Butler County hospitals ranked in report cardof their priority list, because tens of thousands of lives are stake,” said Lea
See how Butler County hospitals ranked in report card
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
of their priority list, because tens of thousands of lives are stake,” said Leapfrog President and CEO Leah Binder. “The Hospital Safety Score alerts consumers to the dangers, but as this analysis shows, even “A” hospitals are not perfectly... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Yearning for free-market health careto inferior care." A few extra-savvy consumers might be aware that my hospital
Yearning for free-market health care
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
to inferior care." A few extra-savvy consumers might be aware that my hospital got a "B" rating on The Leapfrog Group's Hospital Safety Score, and, says Cannon, it rates NewYork-Presbyterian "below average" in nine categories, including... Read more
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