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PSNet: Patient Safety Network

2017 Serious Reportable Events in Massachusetts.

Fillo KT; Nelson; Executive Office of Health and Human Services; Department of Public Health; Bureau of Health Care Safety and Quality; Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

This report compiles patient safety data documented by Massachusetts hospitals. The latest numbers represent a modest decrease in serious reportable events recorded in acute care hospitals, from 1012 the previous year to 922. This presentation also includes events from ambulatory surgery centers. Previous years reports are also available.