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Two Santa Monica Hospitals Get Top Marks in Patient Safety
Santa Monica Lookout

Two hospitals in Santa Monica earned the top score Wednesday in a ranking of patient safety that also handed out C, D, and F grades to 40 percent of the nation’s hospitals.

Providence Saint John’s Health Center and UCLA Medical Center of Santa Monica each received a grade of A in the Leapfrog Group’s Spring 2015 Hospital Safety Score, ( which rated more than 2,500 hospitals on their ability to prevent errors, injuries, accidents and infections.