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Khullar D. New York Times. May 15, 2014.
This newspaper article highlights the need for medical students to be educated about how to disclose errors to patients and families when mistakes occur, even if the patient was not harmed.
Living with cancer: not talking about medical mistakes.
Gubar S. New York Times. October 30, 2014.
To make hospitals less deadly, a dose of data.
Rosenberg T. New York Times. December 4, 2013.
Medical errors are hard for doctors to admit, but it's wise to apologize to patients.
Jain M. Washington Post. May 27, 2013.
The impossible workload for doctors in training.
Chen PW. New York Times. April 18, 2013.
Brigham and Women's airing medical mistakes.
Kowalczyk L. Boston Globe. April 9, 2013.
Medical errors harm huge number of patients. What will it take to make America's hospitals safer?
Sternberg S. US News & World Report. August 28, 2012.
Heart Failure: The Decline of a Historic Transplant Program.
Hixenbaugh M, Ornstein C. Houston Chronicle and Propublica.
Rating hospitals by the stars: the feds' latest plan to measure quality is the most controversial.
Rau J. Washington Post. May 17, 2016.
The US has a drug shortage—and people are dying.
Koba M. Fortune. January 6, 2015.
California hospitals make hundreds of errors every year, public is unaware.
Stock S, Putnam J, Carroll J, Pham S. NBC Bay Area. November 19, 2014.
To reduce patient falls, hospitals try alarms, more nurses.
Ryan J. All Things Considered. National Public Radio. October 16, 2013.
Feds reverse course, will release hospital mistake data.
O'Donnell J. USA Today. September 7, 2014.
Surgical error at Tufts prompts widespread changes.
Kowalczyk L. Boston Globe. August 31, 2014.
Rethinking hospital restraints.
Parikh R. The Atlantic. August 18, 2014.
Veterans Affairs: Faces of Delay.
Flatten M. Washington Examiner. August 18–22, 2014.
Hospitals make progress on the path to safety.
Hobson K. US News World Report. August 13, 2014.
CA sitting on millions in hospital fines.
Clark C. HealthLeaders Media. August 7, 2014.
Feds stop public disclosure of many serious hospital errors.
O'Donnell J. USA Today. August 6, 2014.
Maryland hospitals aren't reporting all errors and complications, experts say.
Cohn M. Baltimore Sun. July 26, 2014.
VA punished critics on staff, doctors assert.
Lichtblau E. New York Times. June 15, 2014.
After a medical error, patients could become hospital insiders.
Clark C. HealthLeaders Media. May 22, 2014.
What a doctor may miss by reaching for the MRI first.
Boodman SG, Kaiser Health News. Washington Post. May 19, 2014.
Quality and safety education for nurses: a nursing leadership skills exercise.
Harrison EM. J Nurs Educ. 2014;53:356-361.
Children's Hospital investigated five patient deaths from deadly fungal disease in 2009.
Catalanello R. The Times-Picayune. April 15, 2014.
Mistakes were made.
Weber DO. Hosp Health Networks Daily. February 25, 2014.
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