News and Events
The Leapfrog Group Names Business Roundtable President and Former Three-Term Michigan Governor John Engler to Board of Directors
October 21, 2015
The Leapfrog Group announced today that Business Roundtable President and former three-term governor of Michigan John Engler has been elected to the organization’s board of directors, effective immediately.
First-Ever National Release of Cesarean Section Rates by Hospital Finds More Than 60 Percent of Reporting Hospitals Have Excessive Rates
October 7, 2015
For the first time purchasers and patients have a single, standardized C-section rate to compare hospitals at the national level!
Patient Voice Institute and The Leapfrog Group Partner to Honor Impactful Patient Voices in Health Care
September 22, 2015
You can now enter to win the first annual Patient Voice Impact Award, to be presented this December by The Leapfrog Group and Patient Voice Institute. The award, accompanied by a $1,000 cash prize, recognizes the winning patient’s written story or video based on its exceptional capacity to advance the impact of the patient voice in health care.
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.