Leapfrog “A” for fall 2021 – Neuse News
“As a trusted member of this community, UNC Lenoir Health Care strives every day to achieve greater excellence in patient safety and our team is working diligently to maintain our ‘A’ rating,” said Robert Enders, President and CEO of UNC Lenoir.
Developed under the guidance of a group of experts, the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade uses 28 publicly available hospital safety data measures to assign A, B, C, D, and F ratings to approximately 2,600 US hospitals twice a year. year. The Hospital Safety Grade methodology is peer reviewed and fully transparent, and the results are free to the public.
About UNC Lenoir Santé
UNC Lenoir, licensed for 150 beds, is a non-profit organization serving the Lenoir County region with acute, outpatient and community health services. The hospital has provided excellent care to the community for 114 years. In addition to general medical, surgical, obstetric and gynecological care, UNC Lenoir offers specialized services including cardiology, pulmonology, oncology, radiology and urology. Surgical specialties include general, vascular, orthopedic and bariatric surgeries with staff trained to take special care during recovery. UNC Lenoir joined the UNC health care system in 2017. UNC Health is an integrated health care system based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina and comprised of UNC hospitals and its network of providers, physicians from the UNC faculty and the UNC network of doctors.