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Northwestern earns a C grade for safety, one Chicago hospital earns an F, in latest hospital ratings

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Richardson arrived at the safety net hospital, which serves many low-income people, about two months ago to fill the newly created patient safety and quality officer position, he said. He said the hospital has renewed its focus on keeping patients safe, such as by looking through reports each day on its medication administration system to address any oversights, encouraging staff members to report safety issues, and recognizing and rewarding employees who catch specific safety problems, Richardson said.

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