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Rein L. Washington Post. August 30, 2019.
Shell ER. Sci Am. 2015;313(5):28-29.
Gabler E. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. May 15, 2015.
Reporting on weaknesses in laboratory testing methods, this news article discusses patients' experiences with testing errors to illustrate how such failures can contribute to patient harm—such as missed or delayed diagnosis—and raises concerns about insufficient transparency, investigations, and regulations around laboratory facilities with poor processes.
The high cost of low morale in the clinical laboratory: how workplace environment impacts patient safety.
Barker T, Noguez J. Clinical Laboratory News. January 1, 2015.
Njoroge S, Nichols JH. Clinical Laboratory News. July 2014.
Highlighting how the disconnect between clinicians conducting point-of-care testing as a patient care action and laboratory staff performing the analysis of the test can affect detection of errors, this news article suggests quality control strategies to address risks related to monitoring, testing, and device use.