‘A’ Rated for Patient Safety

‘A’ Rated for Patient Safety


UConn John Dempsey Hospital has received a top 'A' rating for its high level of patient safety by The Leapfrog Group, making it among the safest in both Connecticut and the U.S. Leapfrog is a national organization working to raise consumer awareness about the importance of choosing a safe and high-quality clinical care hospital. Twice a year it assigns its Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades of either an A, B, C, D, or F letter grade to hospitals across the country using 30 measures of publicly available hospital safety data. These indicators help assess how well hospitals are protecting inpatients from preventable errors, injuries, and infections. Read more.


Fall 2016 marks the second consecutive time UConn John Dempsey Hospital has been awarded an 'A' grade.

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