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Leapfrog's fall 2017 safety grades include 22 Long Island hospitals

Every spring and fall, The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit group dedicated to patient health and safety, grades hospitals nationwide on safety.

In Leapfrog's latest rankings for fall 2017, 13 Long Island hospitals maintained their grades, while four hospitals increased their marks and two were added. Grades dropped for four other LI hospitals.

Here are the grades for 22 LI hospitals, according to the latest Leapfrog numbers.

John T. Mather Memorial Hospital

Location: Port Jefferson Fall 2017 grade: A Spring
Photo Credit: Heather Walsh

Location: Port Jefferson
Fall 2017 grade: A
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

Eastern Long Island Hospital

Location: Greenport Fall 2017 grade: B Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Location: Greenport
Fall 2017 grade: B
Spring 2017 grade: A
Fall 2016 grade: B

Northwell Health System - Huntington Hospital

Location: Huntington Fall 2017 grade: B Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Location: Huntington
Fall 2017 grade: B
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Location: Smithtown Fall 2017 grade: B Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Location: Smithtown
Fall 2017 grade: B
Spring 2017 grade: B
Fall 2016 grade: B

St. Charles Hospital

Location: Port Jefferson Fall 2017 grade: B Spring
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Location: Port Jefferson
Fall 2017 grade: B
Spring 2017 grade: B
Fall 2016 grade: B

St. Francis Hospital

Location: Roslyn Fall 2017 grade: B Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Charles Eckert

Location: Roslyn
Fall 2017 grade: B
Spring 2017 grade: A
Fall 2016 grade: A

Southampton Hospital

Location: Southampton Fall 2017 grade: B Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Gordon M. Grant

Location: Southampton
Fall 2017 grade: B
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: B

Winthrop-University Hospital

Location: Mineola Fall 2017 grade: B Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Location: Mineola
Fall 2017 grade: B
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

Long Island Jewish Valley Stream - Franklin Hospital

Location: Valley Stream Fall 2017 grade: C Spring
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Location: Valley Stream
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: Not scored
Fall 2016 grade: Not scored

Glen Cove Hospital

Location: Glen Cove Fall 2017 grade: C Spring
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Location: Glen Cove
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

Good Samaritan Hospital

Location: West Islip Fall 2017 grade: C Spring
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Location: West Islip
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Location: New Hyde Park Fall 2017 grade: C
Photo Credit: Newsday / Audrey C. Tiernan

Location: New Hyde Park
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

Mercy Medical Center

Location: Rockville Centre Fall 2017 grade: C Spring
Photo Credit: Newsday/Michael E. Ach

Location: Rockville Centre
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

North Shore University Hospital

Location: Manhasset Fall 2017 grade: C Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara

Location: Manhasset
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: B
Fall 2016 grade: C

Northwell Health Systems - Syosset Hospital

Location: Syosset Fall 2017 grade: C Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Daniel Goodrich

Location: Syosset
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

Nassau University Medical Center

Location: East Meadow Fall 2017 grade: C Spring
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

Location: East Meadow
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

Peconic Bay Medical Center

Location: Riverhead Fall 2017 grade: C Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Randee Daddona

Location: Riverhead
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

St. Joseph Hospital

Location: Bethpage Fall 2017 grade: C Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Julie Cappiello

Location: Bethpage
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: D

South Nassau Communities Hospital

Location: Oceanside Fall 2017 grade: C Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Location: Oceanside
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

Stony Brook University Hospital

Location: Stony Brook Fall 2017 grade: C Spring
Photo Credit: James Carbone

Location: Stony Brook
Fall 2017 grade: C
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center

Location: Patchogue Fall 2017 grade: D Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Charles Eckert

Location: Patchogue
Fall 2017 grade: D
Spring 2017 grade: Not scored
Fall 2016 grade: Not scored

Northwell Health System - Plainview Hospital

Location: Plainview Fall 2017 grade: D Spring 2017
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Location: Plainview
Fall 2017 grade: D
Spring 2017 grade: C
Fall 2016 grade: C

Southside Hospital

Location: Bay Shore Fall 2017 grade: D Spring
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Location: Bay Shore
Fall 2017 grade: D
Spring 2017 grade: D
Fall 2016 grade: C

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