The Leapfrog Group’s Spring 2019 Hospital Safety Grade
Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital and Jefferson Stratford Hospital have been awarded ‘A’s’ in the The Leapfrog Group’s Spring 2019 Hospital Safety Grade. Also, Jefferson Washington Township Hospital received a high ‘B’ grade in the report. Congrats to all!
The designations recognize hospitals’ efforts in protecting patients from harm and providing safer health care. Developed under the guidance of a national Expert Panel, the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade uses 28 measures of publicly available hospital safety data to assign grades to more than 2,600 U.S. acute-care hospitals twice annually (Spring and Fall). The Hospital Safety Grade’s methodology is peer-reviewed and fully transparent, and the results are free to the public at www.hospitalsafetygrade.org.