Leapfrog Group


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A consortia of > 150 public and private organizations that provide health care benefits, which works with medical experts in the US to identify problems and propose solutions that it believes will improve hospital systems that could break down and harm patients

Leapfrog Group

An initiative driven by Fortune 500 companies and other large private and public health care purchasers working to initiate breakthrough improvements in the safety, quality, and affordability of health care through technology.
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About The Leapfrog Group 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 report relies on voluntary reporting from adult general acute care and freestanding pediatric hospitals across the United States.
The Leapfrog Group is focused on two dimensions of provider improvement.
The Leapfrog Group reissued its Hospital Safety Score(SM) last week and Kaiser Permanente Southern California did exceptionally well.
The Leapfrog Group is a national organization and a coalition of public and private purchasers of employee health coverage founded in 2000 to work for improvements in health care safety, quality and affordability.
In April, the Leapfrog Group selected Quantros to service and administer the online Leapfrog Hospital Survey.
The Leapfrog Group compiles its annual Hospital Safety Scores based on preventable medical errors, injuries, accidents and infections.
6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National non-profit, The Leapfrog Group, has named three exemplary organizations to receive its inaugural "Living the Vision" awards at its 15[sup.
The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) has accepted an invitation from The Leapfrog Group to become a formal partner;
The Leapfrog Group is a consortium of major corporations that have focused on making the reduction of medical errors a major consideration when making healthcare buying decisions.
Kaiser Permanente hospitals in Southern California have received an "A" Hospital Safety Score(SM) from The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits.
CarePoint Health's "A" grades validate its achievement in preventing harm within its hospitals, and we are proud to recognize the efforts of the care providers and staff," said Leah Binder, president and CEO of The Leapfrog Group, which administers the Hospital Safety Score.