MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Northern Westchester Hospital is at the top of the class.
The Mount Kisco-based hospital earned its fifth consecutive "A" grade for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group, a national patient safety watchdog. Northern Westchester is the only hospital in Westchester to receive an “A” grade. T
Of the 2,639 general acute-care hospitals included, Northern Westchester is among 823 hospitals to receive an “A” grade.
“We are proud to be recognized for the fifth consecutive year for our success in providing patients with the highest level of safe, quality care,” said Dr. Marla Koroly, Chief Medical Officer, and Senior Vice President, Medical Affairs at Northern Westchester Hospital. “We are very proud of our patient-centered approach to care and commitment to all aspects of patient safety. Much of the credit is due to the efforts of our staff, physicians, and administrators, who do everything possible to ensure the highest degree of safety for patients in our care.”
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