Root-cause trouble

Becker, Cinda
June 2001
Modern Healthcare;06/18/2001, Vol. 31 Issue 25, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the order of the New Jersey court to Meadowsland Hospital Medical Center in Secaucus, New Jersey to turn over to the plaintiffs in a wrongful death lawsuit the root-cause analysis that is required by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). Details on the case; View of JCAHO General Counsel Harold Bressler on the decision; Ruling of Superior Court Judge Jose Fuentes on the case.


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