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UC San Diego Health Scores an A for Safety and Quality from Leapfrog Group

April 17, 2017

…A for excellence in safety and quality. “These A scores for safety and quality confirm that our efforts to provide high-quality patient care and quality improvement across the health system are serving our patients well,” said Patty Maysent, CEO UC San Diego Health. “Kudos to the multidisciplinary teams at UC…

UC San Diego Awarded 2014 Leapfrog Top Hospital Distinction for Safety and Quality

December 3, 2014

…demonstrating excellence in hospital safety and quality, the Leapfrog Top Hospital award is an elite distinction given to less than seven percent of all eligible hospitals. The awards were announced on December 2, in Washington, D.C. “The Top Hospital status given to UC San Diego Health System by the Leapfrog…

UC San Diego Medical Center Named by Leapfrog as “2018 Top Teaching Hospital”

December 4, 2018

…recognized achievements in patient safety and quality, UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest was named a "Top Teaching Hospital" by The Leapfrog Group. The award is widely acknowledged as one of the most competitive honors that a U.S. hospital can receive. The designation is awarded by The Leapfrog Group,…

UC San Diego Health System Receives Leapfrog Group’s Top Hospitals Award for High Quality Care

December 6, 2011

…crucial areas of patient safety and quality. “UC San Diego Health System’s faculty and staff are the heroes whose commitment to quality and patient safety has lead to this recognition,” said Tom McAfee, MD, interim chief executive officer and dean of Clinical Affairs for UC San Diego Health Sciences. The…

UC San Diego Health System Among “Most Wired” in Nation

July 23, 2012

…business processes, customer service, safety and quality, workforce, and public health and safety. “This is our seventh year in a row on this list, which demonstrates UC San Diego Health System’s dedication to information technology expansion,” said Ed Babakanian, chief information officer, UC San Diego Health Sciences. “Our primary goal…

UC San Diego Health System Among “Most Wired Advanced” in Nation

July 21, 2014

…business processes, customer service, safety and quality, workforce and public health, and safety. It identified 375 hospitals and health systems, ranging in size from 25 beds to more than 10,000, as “most wired.” Seventeen are based in California. The survey judged 20 hospitals in the nation to be “advanced,” meeting…

Margarita Baggett Elected President of Association of California Nurse Leaders

November 1, 2012

…promote innovation in patient safety and quality of care, identify emerging nurse leaders who have a passion for advocacy, and to strategically appoint these leaders to community, regional, and state committees.” As CNO of UC San Diego Health System, Baggett provides leadership of the nursing staff and is responsible for…

UC San Diego Health Recognized by Vizient in 2021 Birnbaum Quality Leadership Performance Ranking

October 13, 2021

…Our total picture of safety and quality during COVID-19 is exemplary; our improvement in patient experience, extraordinary.” This year, 565 participating hospitals were segmented into four cohorts for the Vizient Quality and Accountability Ranking. The ranking measured performance on the quality of patient care in five domains: safety, mortality, effectiveness,…

UC San Diego Health Receives Straight A’s From Leapfrog

November 7, 2019

…“A” for excellence in safety and quality for the Fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. “UC San Diego Health is proud to join a select group of hospitals nationally who have met the country’s highest safety standards,” said Patty Maysent, CEO, UC San Diego Health. “Our commitment to excellence in…

UC San Diego Health and AccentCare Announce Joint Venture for Home Health Care Services

July 14, 2015

…demonstrating excellence in hospital safety and quality. The Leapfrog Top Hospital award is an elite distinction given to less than seven percent of all eligible hospitals. UC San Diego Health has also repeatedly received “A” safety scores from the independent organization. UC San Diego Health is comprised of UC San…

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