2 Philly Hospitals Get Top Safety Grades, Report Reveals

PHILADELPHIA (CBS)–Two Philadelphia hospitals get top safety grades according to a new report.

The report from the Leapfrog Group evaluated level one trauma centers.

The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital were among 34 centers throughout the country to receive an “A”  from the “Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade” which measures patient safety.

The grade takes into consideration things like medical errors and infections.

via 215Today.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s