Michael Saunders realtor Brian Loebker has initiated a program that delivers meals to healthcare workers and supports local restaurants.
Three local hospitals received an 'A' grade.
The hospital was the only facility in the region to earn five stars from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
To award the grades, the nonprofit Leapfrog Group analyzed errors, accidents, injuries and infections at all American hospitals.
Three local hospitals received "A" grades, two received "C" grades and one received a "B."
Sarasota Memorial Hospital and Doctors Hospital of Sarasota both recently received top five-star ratings from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
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