TITLE

10 years after

AUTHOR(S)
Burda, David
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;9/21/2009, Vol. 39 Issue 38, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the report "To Err is Human: Building a Safer Health System" from the U.S. Institute of Medicine. November 1, 2009 will mark the 10-year anniversary of the report. The report revealed that an approximately 98,000 people die annually from medical mistakes by healthcare providers thrust. It also noted the establishment and relevance of the patient-safety movement.
ACCESSION #
44373157

 

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