Medical errors can occur anywhere in the health care system: In hospitals, clinics, surgery centers, doctors’ offices, nursing homes, pharmacies, and patients’ homes. Errors can involve medicines, surgery, diagnosis, equipment, or lab reports. 366 more words
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“create systems that respond as humanely and constructively as possible after harm occurs.”
“Several hospitals around the country, notably the University of Michigan and the University of Illinois at Chicago, have adopted the so-called… 317 more words
TORONTO-Terms such as “watcher” are being taught to residents caring for patients at the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids).
“When we’re hearing at handover about the patients, you have a lot going on that you’re thinking about at once so, it’s really helpful to have words that flag us. 408 more words
MEMPHIS, TN – Mark Edmunds JD, a local medical malpractice attorney, is proud to be a caring father, a caring and giving person, and a devout Christian. 40 more words