November 15, 2021
Dickson, TN – TriStar Horizon Medical Center received an “A” in the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade for fall 2021. This national distinction recognizes TriStar Horizon’s achievements in protecting patients from harm and error in the hospital.
“We are honored to be recognized by The Leapfrog Group for exceeding safety standard results for our patients,” said Jason Boyd, CEO at TriStar Horizon. “It validates our hospital’s mission to provide safe, high quality care for the patients and communities we serve. We appreciate our physicians and colleagues for working tirelessly to provide our patients with amazing care.”
The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade is the only hospital ratings program based exclusively on hospital prevention of medical errors and harms to patients. The grading system is peer-reviewed, fully transparent and free to the public.
An ‘A’ Safety Grade is a tremendous achievement, of which this community should be extremely proud,” said Leah Binder, president and CEO of The Leapfrog Group. “I thank the leadership and workforce of TriStar Horizon Medical Center for its commitment to prioritizing patients and their safety, especially during these trying times.”
To see TriStar Horizon’s full grade details, and to access patient tips for staying safe in the hospital, visit hospitalsafetygrade.org. For more information about TriStar Horizon or a free physician referral, please call TriStar MedLine at 615.342.1919 or visit TriStarHorizon.com. TriStar Health’s Ask-A-Nurse service provides answers to your healthcare concerns, anytime day or night, at 615.514.0757.