Where are the 10 Leapfrog F hospitals?

Leapfrog released its spring 2017 Hospital Safety Grades Wednesday, and 10 hospitals in four states received a failing grade.

This is an improvement from the fall 2016 safety grades, in which 20 hospitals earned Fs from Leapfrog. Of the 10 hospitals that received Fs this spring, five also earned Fs in the fall. They are denoted with asterisks in the list below.

California

Downey Regional Medical Center*

El Centro Regional Medical Center*

Memorial Hospital of Gardena

Olympia Medical Center (Los Angeles)

Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District (Brawley)*

Victor Valley Global Medical Center (Victorville)

New York

Flushing Hospital Medical Center

SUNY Downstate Medical Center University Hospital of Brooklyn*

Ohio

Mercy Regional Medical Center of Lorain

Washington

Highline Medical Center (Burien)*

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