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Hospital Staff Often Fails to Report Mistakes: Part 1

Children call them boo-boos, uh-ohs or oopsies. Many people simply know them as mistakes. Hospitals, whether they are i...

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Hospital Staff Often Fails to Report Mistakes: Part 2

As discussed in the previous post, a recent report by federal investigators found that too many errors and accidents th...

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Hospitals trying to improve hand washing rates to reduce infections

Currently, hospital-acquired infections are the fourth leading cause of death in the U.S. One preventable cause of thes...

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Nurses facing discipline in Ohio, still treating patients: Part 1

You may not know it, but the nurse taking care of you or your family member right now in Ohio may be facing disciplinar...

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Doctor’s mistake could entitle mother to compensation: Part 1

Ask any expecting mother in Ohio whether they want a boy or a girl baby, and most will probably say they just want a he...

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Doctor’s mistake could entitle mother to compensation: Part 2

As discussed in the previous post, a court in Pennsylvania recently ruled that a mother could sue the doctor who delive...

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What are hospitals doing to improve patient safety?: Part 1

More than ten years ago the Institute of Medicine estimated that 100,000 people die in hospitals due to preventable err...

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What are hospitals doing to improve patient safety?: Part 2

As discussed in the previous post, a recent article in Kaiser Health News noted that medical errors in hospitals a...

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What are hospitals doing to improve patient safety?: Part 3

As discussed in the previous post, far too many preventable medical errors continue to occur every day in hospitals acr...

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