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20 years later: To err is a leadership failure

Castellucci M, Meyer H.20 years later: to Err is a Leadership Failure. Modern Healthcare: November 11, 2019;49:18-22;28-30;32-34.

This special segment shares commentaries and online content that summarize growth and lack of progress in various areas of patient safety since To Err is Human was published. Topics covered include the ineffectiveness of current measures and lack of leadership commitment to the issue. Patient stories and organizational efforts to improve safety are covered in the online segments.