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2014: Hospital in the News
List of Safest in D.C. Region Hospitals
4 NBC WASHINGTON, Live Desk, March 27, 2014
A Prince Frederick, MD, hospital is the safest hospital in the D.C. area, according to ConsumerReports.org. Calvert Memorial Hospital topped the list with a safety score of 68 out of 100. Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington came in second, with Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center in Woodbridge following. The rankings are determined by communications, number of infections, re-admissions, unnecessary CT scans and the mortality rate.
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Consumer Reports issues safety ratings for hospitals
Brittany Linton, WUSA9, March 2014
Consumer Reports magazine investigated hospital safety in the U.S for the first time. In the D.C. region 34 hospitals were rated and only five scored 60 or higher.
Triumph of Ambivalence
By Jamie Holloway, Arlington Magazine | January 2014
Breast cancer didn’t beat me. But the term survivor just doesn’t feel right.
Reinsch Pierce Family Center for Breast Health