Quality Improvement

New Report From The Leapfrog Group Examines Hospital Policies on Never-Events

June 28, 2019

The Leapfrog Group, a national watchdog organization of employers and other purchasers focused on healthcare safety and quality, today released its 2019 Never Events Report, and found that one in four participating hospitals do not meet The Leapfrog Group's standard for handling of serious report

Improvements in Surgery Quality Markers Linked to Hospital Profitability

May 16, 2019

Hospitals that perform better on steps to prevent complications after surgery also have better performance on measures of profitability, reports a study in the May/June issue of the Journal of Healthcare Management, an official publication of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).

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