About Cincinnati Children's

Publicly Reported Data

Our vision at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is to be the leader in improving child health. We believe that transparency and transformation are key to achieving this vision. Explore the links below to learn about Cincinnati Children's safety and quality, and about the availability of our performance data on a variety of public websites.

The Leapfrog Group for Patient Safety

The Leapfrog Group mobilizes employer purchasing power to alert America's health industry that big leaps in patient safety, quality and customer value will be recognized and rewarded. Among other initiatives, Leapfrog works with its employer members to encourage transparency and easy access to self-reported patient safety and quality information.

Leapfrog Five Leaps Implementation

Learn about our performance and how we measure up on nationally recognized quality and safety indicators.

Ohio Publicly Reported Quality Measures -- Ohio Hospital Compare

Compare performance among Ohio hospitals on a variety of quality and safety measures.

United Network for Organ Sharing

United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) is a nonprofit, scientific and educational organization that administers the nation's only Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network, established by the US Congress in 1984. UNOS collects and manages data about every transplant event in the United States, facilitates the organ matching and placement process using UNOS-developed data technology and the UNOS Organ Center and brings together medical professionals, transplant recipients and donor families to develop organ transplantation policy.

Joint Commission Online Quality Report

The Joint Commission has had a long-standing commitment to providing meaningful information about the comparative performance of accredited organizations to the public. In 1994, the Joint Commission first published organization-specific performance reports. In 1996, "Quality Check," a directory of Joint Commission accredited organizations and performance reports, became available on the website.

Cincinnati Children's Asthma Care Ratings

As part of Quality Check, the Joint Commission compares hospitals' asthma care ratings against national benchmarks.

U.S. News & World Report

Each year, U.S. News & World Report produces a list of the best children's hospitals in the nation based on their specialities. Learn more about Cincinnati Children's high rankings and how we are one of the few children's hospitals to be placed on the U.S. News Honor Roll. 

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