January 3, 2017:    The Leapfrog Group, known for its Leapfrog Hospital Safety Guides that award A, B, C, D and F letter safety grades to hospitals across the United States, has released its latest report.

This report provides the most trusted and complete guide to patient safety levels in US hospitals. Grades are issued twice a year.

The safety level is based on 30 measures which, taken together, produce an overal safety grade.

Below are the grades achieved by Adventist hospitals (sorted alphabetically) that were included in the report:

Adventist Medical Center Bolingbrook, Bolingbrook, Ill. – B

Adventist Medical Center Hanford, Hanford, Calif. – B

Adventist Medical Center Hinsdale, Hinsdale, Ill. – A

Adventist Medical Center La Grange, La Grange Ill. – A

Adventist Medical Center, Portland, Portland, Ore. – A

Adventist Medical Center Selma, Selma, Calif. – B

Avista Adventist Hospital, Louisville, Colo. – B

Castle Medical Center, Kailua, Hawaii – A

Central Texas Medical Center, San Marcos, Tex. – C

Feather River Hospital, Paradise, Calif. – C

Florida Hospital Carrollwood, Tampa, Fla – A

Florida Hospital DeLand, DeLand, Fla – A

Florida Hospital Fish Memorial, Orange City, Fla. -A

Florida Hospital Flagler, Palm Coast, Fla – B

Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center, Sebring, Fla. – B

Florida Hospital Lake Placid, Lake Placid, Fla. – A

Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center, Daytona Beach, Fla. – A

Florida Hospital North Pinellas, Tarpon Springs, Fla. – A

Florida Hospital Orlando, Orlando, Fla. – A

Florida Hospital Altamonte, Altamonte, Fla. – B

Florida Hospital Apopka, Apopka, Fla. – B

Florida Hospital Celebration Health, Celebration, Fla. – B

Florida Hospital East Orlando, Orlando, Fla. – B

Florida Hospital Kissimmee, Kissimmee, Fla. – B

Winter Park Memorial Hospital, Winter Park, Fla. – A

Florida Hospital Tampa, Tampa, Fla. – B

Florida Hospital Waterman, Tavares, Fla. – A

Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel, Wesley Chapel, Fla. – A

Florida Hospital Zephyrhills, Zephyrhills, Fla. – B

Glendale Adventist Medical Center, Glendale, Calif. – A

Gordon Hospital, Calhoun, GA – A

Grandview Medical Center, Dayton, Ohio – B

Indu and Raj Soin Medical Center, Beavercreek, Ohio – C

Kettering Medical Center, Kettering, Ohio – A

Littleton Adventist Hospital, Littleton, Colo. – B

Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, Calif., which is composed of:
University Hospital (Main Campus) – C
East Campus Hospital – C
Murrieta – B

Manchester Memorial Hospital, Manchester, Ky. – A

Metroplex Hospital, Killeen, Tex. – A

Park Ridge Health, Hendersonville, N.C. – A

Parker Adventist Hospital, Parker, Colo. – B
Porter Adventist Hospital, Denver, Colo. – A
St. Helena Hospital, St. Helena, Calif. – D

San Joaquin Community Hospital, Bakersfield, Calif. – C

Shawnee Mission Medical Center, Shawnee Mission, Kansas – A

Simi Valley Hospital, Simi Valley, Calif. – C

Sonora Regional Medical Center, Sonora, Calif. – C

Southview Medical Center, Centerville, Ohio – B

Texas Health Huguley Hospital, Burleson, Texas – A

Ukiah Valley Medical Center, Ukiah, Calif. – A

Walla Walla General Hospital, Walla Walla, Wash. – C

White Memorial Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif. – C