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New Report Finds Risk of Death Nearly Doubles for Patients Using Hospitals Graded As “D” or “F”
WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit representing the nation’s largest and most influential employers and purchasers of health care, ...
Posted: May 15th, 2019
 
Congratulations Aetna for Platinum Level GPBCH Healthy Employer Recognition Program
The GPBCH Healthy Employer Recognition Program recognizes employers who demonstrate commitments to promoting health, managing chronic disease, promoting healthcare q ...
Posted: March 11th, 2019
 
GPBCH Obesity Drug Action Brief March 2019
Obesity is one of the leading chronic disease states in the United States, affecting more than 1 in 3 adults. It is a driver of health care utilization and cost and ...
Posted: March 7th, 2019
 
Participation rate leaps, but not all area med centers are on board with survey
February 7, 2019, Philadelphia Business Journal
The number of Philadelphia-area hospitals participating in The Leapfrog Group’s annual quality and safety survey c ...
Posted: February 7th, 2019
 
Eight Hospitals in GPBCH Region Earn Leapfrog 2018 Top Hospital Award
118 hospitals across the country earned the Leapfrog Group 2018 Top Hospital Award. 13 were Children’s Hospitals, 35 General Hospitals, 53 Teaching Hospitals and 1 ...
Posted: January 4th, 2019
 
Leapfrog Fall 2018 Hospital Safety Grades Released
Administered on behalf of employers and other purchasers, the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade is the nation’s only rating system focused entirely on errors, acciden ...
Posted: December 19th, 2018
 
Launching of the GPBCH Healthy Employer Recognition Program
We are officially launching the GPBCH Healthy Employer Recognition Program, in collaboration with Get Healthy Philly. Over the past year, our Employee Health & Well ...
Posted: November 1st, 2018
 
GPBCH Wellness Summit Offered Behavioral Economics Evidence and Technological Tools for Employers to Increase Consumer Engagement
A record number of attendees convened on September 14th at the Radnor Hotel for the GPBCH Annual Wellness Summit – “Best Practices for Engaging Consumers”. Key ...
Posted: October 12th, 2018
 
National Business Coalition Sees Disparities in Access & Quality of Mental Health and Substance Use Support
WASHINGTON – Sept. 13, 2018 – It’s estimated that for every dollar spent in improved treatment for common mental disorders, there is a return of four dollars i ...
Posted: September 19th, 2018
 
Companies turn to work-based clinics to cure health care woes
August 24, 2018, Philadelphia Business Journal
While some Philadelphia-area companies are exploring the idea of bypassing health insurers and contracting directly w ...
Posted: August 30th, 2018