The Call for Regulation Over Exhortation

May 2013
HealthLeaders Magazine;May2013, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p61
An interview with Lucian Leape, a Harvard School of Public Health professor, is presented. When asked how to make healthcare safer, he points out the need to stop blaming and punishing people when they make mistakes and recognize that errors are symptoms of a system that is not working right. He explains about the regulatory agency that would compel patient safety in hospitals.


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