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Founded in 2000 by large employers and other purchasers, The Leapfrog Group is a national nonprofit organization driving a movement for giant leaps forward in the quality and safety of American health care.
The Leapfrog Group published the complete list of Top Hospitals on Wednesday, December 2, 2015.
The Leapfrog Group report also shows some small gains in decreasing the use of episiotomy at U.
By implementing a pilot program, the Leapfrog group developed an evaluation tool for CPOE applications that rated their capability in meeting several core order categories:
The Leapfrog Group is a coalition of large public and private purchasers focused on improving the safety and overall value of health-care providers who serve their employees.
The Leapfrog 'Top Hospital' distinction is by far the most competitive award a hospital can receive," said Leah Binder, president & CEO of The Leapfrog Group.
LOS ANGELES -- For the fourth consecutive year, Children's Hospital Los Angeles has earned the Top Hospital designation from The Leapfrog Group, which annually recognizes the best hospitals in the nation for providing the safest and highest quality health care services to patients.
2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leapfrog Group has named the Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota's St.
com)-- Leapfrog Group CEO Leah Binder will be the keynote speaker at the Annual User Group Conferences of Quantros, a leading healthcare software and services provider of data management, decision support analytics, and clinical business intelligence solutions.
I am concerned that the way my comments were taken out of context and highlighted in the recent article (The Physician Executive, November/December 2001) about The Leapfrog Group and the National Quality Forum creates an inaccurate and misleading perception that there is competition and tension between the two entities.
Even as it drew criticism that its "proven practices" for improving patient safety are an ineffective measure, the Leapfrog Group released findings of a survey conducted among urban hospitals in six U.
The Leapfrog Group, an independent nonprofit organization and advocate for hospital transparency, assigns letter grades from A to F to hospitals throughout the country for their safety.