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Leapfrog Updates Hospital Safety Scores


Tom Rosenthal, MD, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center's chief medical officer says the Leapfrog methodology favors hospitals that voluntarily report data to the organization, and because of that, he called the safety scorecard "a form of extortion" to get more hospitals to send their safety indicators to Leapfrog's national database. 

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