29 Apr Inova Alexandria Hospital Earns an “A” Grade for Safety.
For Immediate Release:
April 29, 2021
Alexandria, VA — April 29, 2021 — The Twig congratulates Inova Alexandria, and all five Inova hospitals, for their excellent safety records, as recognized by The Leapfrog Group. The grade of “A” recognizes the hospitals’ achievements to protect patient safety in a variety of areas, using 27 different measures, including errors, injuries, accidents, and infections.
In addition to the Leapfrog designation, The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) awarded Inova Alexandria a four-star rating for maintaining high standards for safety, as well as patient experience, effectiveness and timeliness of care, and value of care, among other quality of care measures.
Read more about Inova’s performance and recognition by both The Leapfrog Group and CMS here.