Health and Wellness

Lawrence Memorial Hospital Improves Safety Score

Medford’s Lawrence Memorial Hospital has improved its grade from a “C” to a “B” in Leapfrog’s annual Hospital Safety Grade, the first and only national health care rating focused on errors, accidents and infections.

Lawrence Memorial previously scored “A’s” and only one other “B”, according to Leapfrog.

Evaluation categories include infections, surgical problems, preventative practices, safety issues, and hospital staff.

Lawrence Memorial’s full results are available here.

– InsideMedford.com

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