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Dubuque hospitals get A's

Dubuque hospitals get A's, Waterloo B's in safety

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DUBUQUE (KWWL) -

Eastern Iowa hospitals ranked high as Hospital Safety Score ranked Iowa 16th in the nation for safe hospitals.

The scores were calculated by the Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit focusing in patient advocacy. The report is based on data of reported hospital errors.

Scores for area hospitals are listed here:

“A” Hospitals:

  • Finley Hospital (Dubuque)
  • Mercy Medical Center (Dubuque)

“B” Hospitals:

  • Allen Memorial Hospital (Waterloo)
  • Covenant Medical Center (Waterloo)
  • Saint Luke’s Methodist Hospital (Cedar Rapids)

“C” Hospitals

  • Mercy Hospital (Iowa City)
  • Sartori Memorial Hospital (Cedar Falls)
  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics (Iowa City)

Information taken from HospitalSafetyScore.org.

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