Scoring and Results

Download icon2023 Hospital Survey Scoring Algorithms (version 1, Updated July 12, 2023)


The scoring algorithms document contains important information about how your responses to each section of the Survey are scored and publicly reported. The document includes cut-points for process and outcome measures, as well as scoring details and criteria for each of Leapfrog's performance categories (e.g., Achieved the Standard, Considerable Achievement, Some Achievement, Limited Achievement, etc.). 

Any changes to the 2023 Leapfrog Hospital Survey Scoring Algorithms that are published after April 1 will be listed here.

July 12, 2023

  • Leapfrog published cut points for the following measures based on the distribution of hospital performance among all hospitals who submitted Section 6C Nursing Workforce by June 30, 2023: Section 6C Total Nursing Care Hours per Patient Day, RN Hours per Patient Day, and Nursing Skill Mix on pages 35-39. 

Hospital Details Page

On July 12, the Hospital Details Page was updated to display 2023 Leapfrog Hospital Survey Results for hospitals that submitted a 2023 Survey by the June 30 Submission Deadline. See Hospital Details page for more information.

Leapfrog Hospital Survey Results

2023 Leapfrog Hospital Survey Results will be published on July 25 for hospitals that submit a Survey by the June 30 Submission Deadline. After July, Survey Results will be refreshed within the first five business days of each month to reflect Surveys submitted or re-submitted between July 1 and November 30, and previously submitted Surveys that are corrected by January 31. Survey Results are then frozen from February to July 25.

2023 Hospital Survey Results

Results from the 2023 Leapfrog Hospital Survey are available on Leapfrog's public reporting website.


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