or medical errors. ... said. Another approach: Ask what sorts of processes and systems the hospital has incorporated to guard against errors, Dr.
Fried, FACP, director of graduate medical education at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center. ... We can gather a lot of data about medical errors in a relatively short period of time because we're collecting near-misses.”.
That educational focus remains, but increasingly the discussion has moved away from challenging presentations of disease or difficult medical management to thinking about the underlying causes of errors and what can ... It's a place to identify
Levinson, a professor in the department of medicine at the University of Toronto Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, during a session at Internal Medicine 2014 titled “Disclosing Medical Errors ... While there is general agreement in
The more recent CMS initiative comes amid a growing focus nationwide on the extent to which medical errors and other preventable conditions keep patients in the hospital longer, in some cases ... And deep venous thromboses can happen “in spite of the