HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe was awarded an A for patient safety in the fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, according to a press release. The award recognizes the hospital's work in "protecting patients from harm and providing safer health care." The Leapfrog Group is national watchdog group that focuses on health care. The group uses 28 measures to create a grade and reviews more than 2,600 hospitals every year.
"We are proud to have received an 'A' for patient safety for the third consecutive grading period from The Leapfrog Group,” said Matt Davis, the CEO of HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe, in the release. “The safety of our patients is paramount to the overall comfort they seek while in a hospital setting. It is our job to assure patient’s safety and this grade is directly correlated to the culture that exists within all of our caregivers at HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe."