The grades are in and several local hospitals rank among the safest in the country from LeapFrog Hospital Safety Grade. The national watchdog compares how hospitals keep their patients from error, injuries, accidents and infections.
For Spring 2019:
Local hospitals receiving an “A” rating include OSF Saint Joseph Medical Center in Bloomgton and Graham Hospital in Canton.
Local hospitals receiving a “B” rating include OSF Saint Francis and UnityPoint Health Methodist in Peoria, and Advocate BroMenn in Normal.
Local hospitals receiving a “C” rating include UnityPoint Health Proctor in Peoria and UnityPoint Health Pekin.
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