Daily Archive for November 28th, 2012

: November 28th, 2012

Leapfrog Group updates its controversial safety scores

Earlier this year, the nonprofit Leapfrog Group, run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits, caused a stir when it released its Hospital Safety Score, which gives hospitals a

Button batteries an underrated hazard this holiday season

When I covered the unveiling of the Public Interest Research Group’s annual “Trouble in Toyland” report last week, the panel of doctors and experts assembled for the program detailed a variety of