LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS 11)--Despite hospitals in our area getting good grades from a national watchdog, there are three facilities that score near the bottom on hospital safety.

According to the CJ, University Hospital along with Jewish Hospital and Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital earned D grades from the Leapfrog group.

The paper reports there are more than 2,500 facilities that are rated and less than 150 of them received a D.