News and Events
September 17, 2015
Today, The Leapfrog Group launched the Bruce Bradley Fellowship, a year-long educational program named in honor of Bruce E. Bradley, a founding member and first chair of The Leapfrog Group Board of Directors and former Director of Health Care Strategy and Public Policy for General Motors Health Care. The fellowship is designed to grow and refine skills in measurement of and advocacy for health care quality and safety.
September 8, 2015
The Leapfrog Group announced today its partnership with DHG Healthcare to pilot on-site data verification of its annual, voluntary hospital survey.
July 16, 2015
The Leapfrog Group is pleased to announce the election of Laurel Pickering, President and CEO of Northeast Business Group on Health (NEBGH), as chair of its Board of Directors, effective this month.
Record Number of Hospitals Commit to Transparency, but Some Still Struggle to Provide Consistently Safe, High-Quality Care
July 9, 2015
A new report released today by The Leapfrog Group, containing newly released information on hospital-acquired conditions, ICU staffing, safe practices, and never events, calls for more hospitals to report to the Survey in order to help inform health care decisions for all Americans.
June 11, 2015
According to a report released today by nonprofit hospital watchdog The Leapfrog Group, nearly one-quarter (23 percent) of hospitals surveyed have not implemented all the safe practices and policies recommended for proper hand hygiene.