TITLE

Effective leadership critical to preventing medical errors

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
LocumLife;Oct2009, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the set of guidelines outlined in the Joint Commission Sentinel Event Alert urging organizations to improve patient safety and avoid medical errors in the U.S. The Joint Commission stresses the role of leadership in advocating patient safety, and calls on governing bodies of hospitals and other healthcare organizations to adhere to the steps provided.
ACCESSION #
44706534

 

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