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How to Avoid Medical Errors - Important Tips

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

Healthcare

"DENY AND DEFEND" OR "COMMUNICATION AND RESOLUTION"

                                                 

COMMUNICATION

“create systems that respond as humanely and constructively as possible after harm occurs.”

RESOLUTION

“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

The anniversary of a tragedy

One year ago we parted ways……..as I saw your sweet soul seep away breath by breath. I yearn to hold you, watch you, feel you. You are a memory etched deep within my heart and soul that aches and feels empty.

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Medicine Matters

SickKids hospital using new tool to reduce medical errors

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

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Malpractice Attorney Says Nightly Prayer for More Medical Errors, Deaths

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

Malpractice Attorney Says Nightly Prayer for More Medical Errors, Deaths

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Malpractice Attorney Says Nightly Prayer for More Medical Errors, Deaths

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.  52 more words