The Leapfrog Group – Virginia (Hospitals)
VBCH Patient Safety Initiative
VBCH is the Virginia Lead (since 2003) for The Leapfrog Group. Our goals is 100% participation from our 87 invited hospitals, consisting of both ‘urban’ and ‘rural’ hospital.
We thank our Virginia-wide Leapfrog-reporting hospitals for their transparency, their improvement, and their strategic partnership with the VBCH.
We congratulate Inova Fair Oaks Hospital for achieving
“2012 Top Hospital” Read More
EMPLOYER ACTION STEPS:
SHARE: To maintain and improve, and promote consumerism, every employer is encourage to make these scores available to every employee and their family member. Employers in communities with low-scoring hospitals could unite to make the hospitals’ individual scores visible. Also, employers can ask their health plan administrators to use this information on all their websites and in designing Pay-for-Performance programs.
LEARN: Learn about a the 20/2020 initiative to make 20% of your health care payments based on ‘value’ by 2020. Click Here for the maternity care payment and value pricing payment refort contract language.