Mercy Medical Center – Dubuque received its sixth consecutive “A” Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group. This sixth consecutive “A” confirms Mercy’s ongoing commitment to protecting patients from errors, injuries, and infections.
The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade uses 30 measures of publicly available hospital safety data to assign A, B, C, D, and F grades to more than 2,600 U.S. hospitals twice per year. It is calculated by top patient safety experts, peer-reviewed, fully transparent, and free to the public.
To see the full list of grades, visit www.hospitalsafetyscore.org.