Mercy Jefferson and Mercy South named a Top Hospital by the Leapfrog Group

(Jefferson County) For the second year in a row, Mercy Hospital Jefferson has been named a Top Hospital by the Leapfrog Group.

Recently Mercy Jefferson earned a patient safety A grade from Leapfrog for the 11th time in the last 12 grading periods.

That spans over the last six years.

Alisyn Beffa is the chief nursing officer and chief operating officer for Mercy Jefferson. She explains what’s different about the Top Hospital Award.

We asked Beffa what can the Jefferson community take from Mercy Jefferson achieving this honor.

For those wanting to learn more about the Top Hospital Award and how Mercy Jefferson and Mercy South was graded by Leapfrog click here.