TITLE

Language barriers can increase med error risk

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Sep2011, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p106
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses that the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority reported a higher risk of harmful medical events on account of language barriers and in patients with limited English proficiency (LEP).
ACCESSION #
65327254

 

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