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Dignity Health – St. Mary Medical Center in Long Beach Earns 7th ‘A’ Grade for Patient Safety
Long Beach Post

Dignity Health – St. Mary Medical Center has earned its seventh consecutive “A” grade in patient safety from The Leapfrog Group, a national independent nonprofit health industry watchdog, St. Mary recently announced.

Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Score is revered as the gold standard rating for patient safety and is the first and only hospital safety rating to be peer-reviewed in the Journal of Patient Safety, according to the release. It’s also free to the public and designed to give patrons information they can utilize to protect themselves and their loved ones when it comes to dealing with a stay at the hospital.