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Leapfrog Group

Jul 22 | Jeff Lagasse
Cigna received the highest marks for its efforts toward driving for value, while UnitedHealthcare ranked…
Feb 27 | Jeff Lagasse
The good news is that a higher percentage of hospitals are meeting Leapfrog's minimum volume…
Nov 07, 2019 | Susan Morse
D and F graded hospitals carry nearly twice the risk of mortality of A-graded hospitals, with over 50,000 lives at stake, according to Leapfrog…
Jul 03, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
Some industry experts are guardedly optimistic about the order's intended effects, but opinions…
May 15, 2019 | Susan Morse
An estimated 160,000 lives are lost annually from avoidable medical errors, an improvement over…
Apr 04, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
Patients and healthcare workers can spread infections from one hospital to another, even if some are more vigilant in…
Nov 09, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Of more than 2,600 hospitals graded, a total of 32 percent earned A's, 24…
How two hospitals went from F to A on Leapfrog safety grades
Apr 30, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Arrowhead Regional and Daviess Community Hospital both went from rock bottom to top of the…
Dec 12, 2017 | Jenny Gold
Hospitals take their ratings seriously, despite hospital industry experts' skepticism about their scientific…
Dec 06, 2017 | Jessica Davis
Chicago-based Saint Anthony sued Leapfrog in November for giving the hospital an inaccurate grade -- but…

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