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Quality is our top priority

Learn how our system-wide quality safety initiatives are contributing towards the overall quality and zero harm mission that is a priority to Lee Health.

Nationally-Recognized Healthcare

At Lee Health we offer the highest level of care to Lee County and Southwest Florida

Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital

IBM Watson Health

Cape Coral Hospital wins Sterling Award

Florida Sterling Council

Best Regional Hospital

U.S. News & World Report

System measures aimed at ensuring exceptional care

Lee Health has set ambitious goals for itself to exceed national averages for key core measurements to maintain the highest standards.

Lee Health is committed to excellent outcomes

Lee Health is engaged in system wide efforts to ensure that you have the best care available, right in your backyard.

Clinical Care Measures

  • ERAS (Reduction?)
  • Hand Hygiene
  • CAUTI Reduction

Innovation Quality Measures

  • Predictive analytics for sepsis
  • Performance Excellence
  • Leadership rounds

System-wide Safety Initiatives

  • Cultural Safety Focus
  • Certified Zero
  • Safety Coach

Preventing Readmission

  • Meds to beds
  • Timely Discharge
  • Coordinated Care


News from across the system

Learn about all the great things coming from Lee Health to ensure we are responding to the needs of our community.

Lee Health—Home to the Only A-rated Hospitals in Southwest Florida

Cape Coral Hospital, Gulf Coast Medical Center and Lee Memorial Hospital earned an “A” in The Leapfrog Group’s 2018 Hospital Safety Grades last fall. A non-profit organization dedicated to promoting improved health care safety, quality and affordability in the United States, The Leapfrog Group releases its hospital safety grades twice a year.

Lee Health Partners with FSU College of Medicine to Open Internal Medicine Residency Program at Cape Coral Hospital

The Lee Health Board of Directors and The Florida State University College of Medicine are announcing plans to create an internal medicine residency program in Cape Coral. This marks the second collaboration between the two organizations, following Lee Health’s family medicine residency program which welcomed its first class in 2014.

Golisano Children’s Hospital is a “Top Hospital” for 3rd year straight year

Leapfrog also publishes an annual list of the top children’s hospitals in the United States. In 2018, Leapfrog named Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida a “Top Hospital” for the third consecutive year. Only 13 children’s hospitals in the country, and only three in Florida, earned this distinction.

Current Leapfrog Hospital grades

Lee Health is proud to be home to the only A-rated hospitals in Southwest Florida