Patient Safety: How Do Connecticut's Hospitals Stack Up?
If you’re ever hospitalized, you’ll want to know if your safety as a patient is being protected. Now you can find out how hospitals in Connecticut, and around the country, responded to a voluntary survey about safety practices.
The survey was conducted by The Leapfrog Group made up of more than 150 public and private organizations that provide health care benefits.
Hospitals that disclosed information about their safety practices were measured in the categories of computerized drug orders, Intensive Care Unit staffing and high-risk treatments. Look up your hospital survey results and see how it responded.