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2023 Coverage

Hospital acquired infections are down post-COVID, but other risks remain for patients

Patient safety awareness focus of new report as preventable medical errors kill thousands

Medical errors kill thousands of people each year. But are hospitals getting any safer?

Diabetes should be an inpatient priority

These hospitals received top honors from The Leapfrog Group

Leapfrog Group Fall 2023 Grades: Hospitals reduce infections, but slip in patient experience

Leapfrog Group, American Diabetes Association team up to recognize hospitals

Black, Hispanic hospital patients are more likely to have complications, Leapfrog Group finds

Leapfrog Group safety grades show progress on infection control

From ‘F’ to ‘A’: How one hospital turned around its Leapfrog grade

Health, safety disparities persist in highly rated hospitals: Leapfrog Group

Leapfrog Group safety grades reflect hospital struggles amid pandemic peaks

Leapfrog Group reacts to presidential patient safety recommendations

Leapfrog debuts new hospital recognition program

How hospitals fared on Leapfrog's maternity measures amid COVID-19

HAIs are going up, and it should ‘stop hospitals in their tracks,’ Leapfrog data reveals

The 'hard truth' about staffing shortages: They aren't going away

For some Black women, the fear of death shadows the joy of birth

Dangerous missteps more than tripled over 3 years in Md. Hospitals

Hospitals make progress on reducing infection rates but still fall short on patient experience, Leapfrog reports

Advisory council pushes Biden to adopt new federal patient safety initiatives

Patient Safety Proposals Reach President, but Action Still A Question

 

More 2023 Coverage

Hospital infections dropped after pandemic-era surge, Axios Vitals

New Program Recognizes Leaders in Diabetes Care, Beyond Type 1

Hospitals improve on infection control after COVID-19 spike: Leapfrog, Healthcare Dive

Employers ‘disappointed’ in health plan performance, study finds, Healthcare Dive

Leapfrog Group: Healthcare-Acquired Infection Rates Decline Post-Pandemic, Healthcare Innovation

New hospital designation program for commitment to safety of inpatients with diabetesHealthcare Purchasing News

Leapfrog Group sees surging HAIs nationwide, HealthcareITNews

Leapfrog Leader: Hospitals Experience 'Major Setback' In Patient SafetyHealthleaders

Hospital-Acquired Infection Rates Fall Back To Pre-Pandemic LevelsKFF Health News

Leapfrog: Employers Give Health Plans a ‘C’ Letter GradeMedCity News

Infections acquired in hospitals remain high following pandemic spike, Newsweek

Tampa Bay hospital infection rates rose during pandemic, group warns, Tampa Bay Times

NC hospital safety rankings released. See which hospitals received A, B and C gradesThe Charlotte Observer

Three Illinois hospitals keep streak alive in Leapfrog hospital safety grades, The Chicago Tribune

One Illinois hospital earns an F for safety, while another climbs from an F to an A in new ratingsThe Chicago Tribune

How safe is your hospital? See the letter grade for each Philly-area facility in a new national reportThe Philadelphia Inquirer

Two up, three down in latest hospital safety report card for San Diego CountyThe San Diego Union Tribune

Three hospitals earn better grades in latest Leapfrog safety reportThe San Diego Union Tribune

New Leapfrog Group Program Highlights Innovative ProductsPSQH: The Podcast

 

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