News and Events
July 28, 2016
President and CEO Leah Binder commends the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for yesterday’s release of consumer-friendly 5-star hospital quality ratings.
Majority of U.S. Hospitals Still Fail to Implement ICU Policies Known to Dramatically Lower Patient Death Rates
July 14, 2016
Analysis of The Leapfrog Hospital Survey by Castlight Health Shows Less than Half of Hospitals Met Standard for Specialized Physician Coverage
The Leapfrog Group Appoints DHG Healthcare to Conduct On-Site Verification of the Leapfrog Hospital Survey
June 20, 2016
DHG Healthcare will conduct on-site verification of the Leapfrog Hospital Survey, building on Leapfrog's existing data review program and further enhancing the integrity of the data.
June 9, 2016
20% of hospitals fail to comply with Leapfrog's standard on managing "Never Events," serious incidents that include leaving objects inside patients after surgery, dangerous medication errors and other (often fatal) events.
May 31, 2016
New 2016 members of the Leapfrog Hospital Advisory Committee will advise Leapfrog’s Board and management on trends in the hospital industry affecting hospital quality, safety, and efficiency.