News and Events
Transparency Should Not Be a Luxury; It Is a Matter of Life and Death: What Purchasers and Consumers Can Do
February 3, 2010
For the first time, in 2009 The Leapfrog Group asked hospitals across the country on behalf of Leapfrog's purchaser members to publicly report their rates of one of the most common and deadly forms of hospital-acquired infections: central-line associated blood stream infections, or CLABSIs.
January 22, 2010
Leah Binder, CEO of The Leapfrog Group, serves on the National Quality Forum's Serious Reportable Events (SREs) Steering Committee, as the only purchaser representative. She was one of two Committee members who recently voted in opposition to changing the SRE definition from "events that should never occur" to "events that should not occur."
December 3, 2009
Leapfrog Adds a New Efficiency Standard to Its Quality Criteria for Top Hospitals and Introduces a Category for Top Rural Hospitals
April 16, 2008
CEO Leah Binder provides testimony to the House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
May 16, 2007
The National Business Coalition on Health, The Leapfrog Group and Bridges to Excellence announced the presentation of the second annual Driving Value in Health Care Awards at the Advancing Value Driven Health Care Incentives and Rewards Symposium today.