Leapfrog Regional Roll-Out Site

The Regional Roll-Out initiative in Maine is to work with Leapfrog member to increase the public information about the quality of individual hospitals. MHMC main task is to implement computerized physician order entry systems, reduce hospital medications errors, staffing ICUs with specially trained doctors and other safe practices endorsed by the National Quality Forum. MHMC invites hospital to participate in the Leapfrog Hospital Quality and Safety Survey and publically report the information to consumers and reward and recognize top performing hospitals.

for more information

www.mehmc.org/leapfrog-roll-out-site.html

measures

Computerized physician order entry systems, medication errors, hospital staffing

target audience

Hospitals

target population

Purchasers, Hospitals , Health plans , Labor unions, Consumer groups

Project Topics

Health Data Quality Improvement

Supported through the following Organization(s):

Contacts

 
Stephanie Pratt
(207) 899-1971
stephaniepratt@gmail.com
2 Union Street, Suite 301