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18 Kaiser California hospitals make top 65 list, including 10 in NorCal
San Francisco Business Times

Ten of Kaiser Permanente ’s Northern California hospitals have been named to the Leapfrog Group’s list of the nation’s top hospitals in terms of quality, and 18 Kaiser hospitals statewide made the 65-hospital quality list, according to Kaiser officials. Washington, D.C.-based Leapfrog Group annually lists the hospitals nationally that have the best results on metrics such as using electronic health records to reduce medication and other errors, lowering infection rates, maintaining appropriate physician and nursing staffing ratios, and other measures of safety and efficiency.

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