From the GIC winter 2010 newsletter pdf format of fybwinter2010.pdf

The GIC congratulates the following Massachusetts hospitals, whose safety practices have earned them a "2009 Leapfrog Top Hospitals" award. The Leapfrog Group, a coalition of employers, including the GIC, committed to the safety, quality and affordability of health care for Americans, bestowed the following hospitals with their safety award in December:

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Boston

Brigham and Women's Hospital; Boston

Baystate Medical Center; Springfield

Children's Hospital Boston; Boston

Norwood Hospital; Norwood

North Shore Medical Center - Union Hospital; Lynn

For additional details about Leapfrog's Best Safety Practices and to search safety practices by hospital, visit the Leapfrog Group's website .

This information provided by the Group Insurance Commission .