News and Events
Importance of Public Reporting in Reducing ICU Inections: Leapfrog Responds to New CDC Infection Report
October 19, 2011
Today, as the CDC announced that hospitals and other health care facilities are doing a better job of preventing four common infections, Leah Binder, pointed to the importance of transparency and public reporting in helping to reach this outcome.
The Leapfrog Group Will Publicly Report on Nursing Excellence: 2011 Hospital Ratings Will Include Magnet Status for the First Time
July 27, 2011
The Leapfrog Group announced they will publicly report on hospitals that have Magnet status on Leapfrog's annual hospital survey.
April 12, 2011
The Leapfrog Group applauds the administration for reaching out to employers and other purchasers of health care to align better our payment for health care with common goals for patient safety.
January 26, 2011
Leapfrog Announces Call to Action: Protect Mothers and Babies from Unnecessary Harm
December 1, 2010
The Leapfrog Group's annual class of top hospitals—65 from a field of almost 1200—was announced today in Washington at Leapfrog's 10th anniversary meeting. The 2010 list includes university and other teaching hospitals, children's hospitals and community hospitals in rural, suburban and urban settings.