TITLE

Employer group battles medical errors

AUTHOR(S)
Lehman, Jeff
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Jan2001, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a strategy to change health care practices that foster medical errors leading to injury or death, put together by the Leap Frog Group, a consortium of large employers sponsored by the Business Roundtable. What the strategy calls for; Its aims; Number of people in the United States that die each year from preventable medical errors; Specified initiatives indicated by the Dartmouth Medical Institute.
ACCESSION #
3998803

 

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