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Adventist Health Bakersfield earns A grade for patient safety for the sixth year in a row

Adventist Health Medical Center - Main Hospital
Posted at 4:41 AM, Apr 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-30 10:36:39-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif — Adventist Health Bakersfield has earned an A grade in Patient safety by the Leapfrog Group for the sixth year in a row.

Adventist Health Bakersfield is the only hospital in Bakersfield that has received an A grade for the past six tests.

The Leapfrog Group is a national nonprofit that rates hospitals on preventing medical errors and infections and other harm to patients during their stay.

The information on Bakersfield Area Hospitals can be found on the Leapfrog Group website.