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Hospital safety scores are in

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An annual survey ranking U.S. Hospitals released the 2014 rankings Tuesday.

The Leapfrog Group is a patient safety advocate group, representing employer purchasers of health care. Each year the group releases safety rankings based on reported medical mistakes.

Here's a list of the rankings in eastern Iowa:

Covenant Medical Center (Waterloo): A

Finley Hospital (Dubuque): A

Mercy Medical Center (Cedar Rapids): B

Mercy Medical Center (Dubuque): B

St. Luke's Methodist Hospital (Cedar Rapids): B

Allen Memorial Hospital (Waterloo): C

Mercy Hospital (Iowa City): C

Sartori Hospital (Cedar Falls): C

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (Iowa City): C

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