Henderson Hospital Earns 12th Consecutive "A" Hospital Safety Grade From The Leapfrog Group

Wednesday, May 1, 2024
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Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade Straight A's 2018 to 2024Henderson Hospital earned its 12th consecutive “A” Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit watchdog. Leapfrog assigns an “A,” “B,” “C,” “D” or “F” grade to general hospitals across the country based on over 30 measures of errors, accidents, injuries and infections as well as the systems hospitals have in place to prevent them.

“To be consistently recognized by The Leapfrog Group for patient safety is a tremendous point of pride for us,” said Sam Kaufman, CEO of Henderson Hospital. “Since opening in 2016, our culture has been focused on every aspect of patient safety, and this 12th consecutive award reflects the commitment of every single person on our team to provide safe, effective, compassionate care.”

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“Everyone who works at Henderson Hospital should be proud of this ‘A’ Hospital Safety Grade,” said Leah Binder, President and CEO of The Leapfrog Group. “It takes complete dedication at every level, and an ironclad commitment to putting patients first. I thank Henderson Hospital, its leadership, clinicians, staff and volunteers for caring so deeply for its patients and their safety.”

The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade is the only hospital ratings program focused exclusively on preventable medical errors, infections and injuries that kill more than 500 patients a day nationally. The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade is peer-reviewed, fully transparent and free to the public. Grades are updated twice annually, in the fall and spring.