TITLE

Employer communication and education can help to make hospitals safer for patients

AUTHOR(S)
OZGA, JAN PETER; E. B. N.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Sep2008, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with ensuring the safety of hospital patients in the U.S. through the institutionalization of employer communication and education. Employers, who provide health insurance to the majority of these patients, can decongest hospital population and increase hospital sanitation, by implementing programs that could prevent sickness and injuries. A discussion of medical errors that occurred in hospitals is presented.
ACCESSION #
34234517

 

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