Most Colo. hospitals miss the grade for patient safety

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Only seven hospitals in Colorado earns A grades for patient safety, said Colorado Public News.

In Colorado Springs, both Memorial Health System and Penrose-St. Francis Health Services earned Cs.

The Washington-based Leapfrog Group is focusing on ending unnecessary deaths, infections and injuries at hospitals. The group says there are 180,000 such injuries every year.

Read more at Colorado Public News.