TITLE

Illinois Launches Efforts to Cut Down on Medical Errors

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/14/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32423, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a series of reforms announced by Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich aimed at reducing the number of medical errors. Hospital investment could improve credit ratings of the state. An executive order was signed by the governor creating a new Division of Patient Safety and proposal to computerized all prescriptions by 2011.
ACCESSION #
21657491

 

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