Duke Regional Earns an “A” in Patient Safety

Duke Regional Hospital has been awarded an “A”for hospital safety through The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit group focused on patient safety.

The Hospital Safety Scores range from A-F to represent a hospital’s overall capacity to keep patients safe from preventable harm including accidents, errors, infections and injuries. It’s also designed to provide information the public can use to choose where to receive medical care.

Check out the scores for yourself by visiting www.hospitalsafetyscore.org.

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