Regions Hospital Receives Seventh Consecutive “Grade A” in Patient Safety

05/11/2015 | HealthPartners
Regions Hospital has earned the highest mark for patient safety by The Leapfrog Group, an independent industry watchdog. It is the seventh straight reporting period in which Regions has received the top mark.Leapfrog assigns A, B, C, D and F grades to hospitals based on their ability to prevent errors, injuries and infections. More than 2,500 hospitals were assigned scores with about 31 percent receiving an “A” grade this spring. Regions was one of 13 Minnesota hospitals to earn an “A” grade and one of only 182 hospitals in the nation to achieve straight “A’s” since the inception of the Hospital Safety Score in June of 2012.