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Long Beach Memorial Aces Hospital Safety Score
Long Beach Post

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center received high scores in hospital safety by the national nonprofit The Leapfrog Group, it was recently announced.

The group’s biannual Hospital Safety Score looks at the overall performance of hospitals in keeping patients safe from preventable harm and medical errors, according to its website.

Long Beach Memorial has received an A grade since the nonprofit began the HSS three years ago.

Community Hospital of Long Beach, another MemorialCare Health System hospital, also received an A grade from the HSS, nonprofit officials stated.