10 best hospitals in the US of A for 2010 | Healthcare IT News

02 Dec

The selection is based on the results of the Leapfrog Group’s national survey that measures hospitals’ performance in four crucial areas of patient safety and quality: the use of computer physician order entry (CPOE) to prevent medication errors; standards for doing high-risk procedures such as heart surgery; protocols and policies to reduce medical errors and other safe practices recommended by the National Quality Forum; and adequate nurse and physician staffing.

2010 Leapfrog Top 10 American Hospitals : 

1. Mayo Clinic Hospital – Phoenix (AZ)
2. California Pacific Medical Center – Davies Campus (CA)
3. Kaiser Permanente Riverside Medical Center (CA)
4. Kaiser Permanente Antioch Medical Center (CA)
5. Kaiser Permanente Fontana Medical Center (CA)
6. Kaiser Permanente Harbor City Medical Center (CA)
7. Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center (CA)
8. Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center (CA)
9. Kaiser Permanente Panorama City Medical Center (CA)
10. Kaiser Permanente Richmond Medical Center (CA)

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