TITLE

Hospitals slow to adopt patient apology policies

AUTHOR(S)
Rice, Sabriya
PUB. DATE
August 2015
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;8/17/2015, Vol. 45 Issue 34, p0016
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the issue on hospitals slow to adopt to the patient apology policies. It states that the health system is not designed to support honesty and apology which results to patients seeking desperate need for answers that never came. It mentions that apologies save money and reduce cost related to expensive trials.
ACCESSION #
109041882

 

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