In 2018, LBGH was selected by The Leapfrog Group as their Regional Leader for LOUISIANA, to lead the effort to promote and implement quality and safe practices in all LOUISIANA health care facilities.
FOUNDED IN 2000 BY LARGE EMPLOYERS AND OTHER PURCHASERS, THE LEAPFROG GROUP IS A NATIONAL NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION DRIVING A MOVEMENT FOR GIANT LEAPS FORWARD IN THE QUALITY AND SAFETY OF AMERICAN HEALTH CARE.
The flagship Leapfrog Hospital Survey collects and transparently reports hospital performance, empowering purchasers to find the highest-value care and giving consumers the lifesaving information they need to make informed decisions. Hospital Safety Score, Leapfrog’s other main initiative, assigns letter grades to hospitals based on their record of patient safety, helping consumers protect themselves and their families from errors, injuries, accidents, and infections (www.hospitalsafetygrade.org). To learn more about The Leapfrog Group visit www.leapfroggroup.org. .