The Leapfrog Group has recognized Florida Hospital for Children as one of the top children’s hospitals in the United States. This elite distinction was given for excellence in patient safety and rates the quality of our care as the highest in the nation. We’re honored to be one of only 10 children’s hospitals to earn this recognition from America’s premier advocate for hospital transparency. To achieve this recognition, Florida Hospital for Children reported on 18 national performance measures in areas including inpatient care management, medication safety, clinical processes, and staffing. Being named a top hospital means Florida Hospital for Children scored among the top in the nation on these measures and also met The Leapfrog Group’s rigorous qualitative requirements for overall excellence.
The Leapfrog Top Hospital award is widely acknowledged as one of the most competitive honors American hospitals can receive. The Top Hospital designation is awarded by The Leapfrog Group, an independent hospital watchdog organization. To see the full list of institutions honored as 2017 Top Hospitals, visit www.leapfroggroup.org/tophospitals.