Obstetric malpractice claims dip when...

Obstetric malpractice claims dip when hospitals stress patient safety

There are 1 comment on the PhysOrg Weblog story from Jun 10, 2014, titled Obstetric malpractice claims dip when hospitals stress patient safety. In it, PhysOrg Weblog reports that:

A Connecticut hospital saw a 50% drop in malpractice liability claims and payments when it made patient safety initiatives a priority by training doctors and nurses to improve teamwork and communication, hiring a patient safety nurse, and standardizing practices, according to a study by Yale School of Medicine researchers.

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pailrider

Scunthorpe, UK

#1 Jun 11, 2014
Yeah stop groping more vigilance, for how long though!

http://www.theboltonnews.co.uk/news/11271196....

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