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Improving Communication Could Reduce Health Care Mistakes

There is no doubt communication is crucial in health care where the stakes can be tremendously high.

06/12/2015

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Medical Identify Theft: How To Correct Errors In Your Medical Records

Prevent medical identity theft by learning how to detect, correct and protect your medical records with these simple steps.

09/12/2014

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Communicating With Your Doctor

One of the most important things that needs to be looked at when we evaluate the care of patients here in the United States is ways to reduce the number of errors in implementing care.

12/29/2011

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‘July Effect’ Makes Hospitals More Dangerous, Study Says

A study released by the University of California at San Diego has taken a look at the so-called “July Effect”, and finds that it’s real.

07/05/2011

Avoiding Surgical Mistakes

According to a report from the Netherlands, surgical mistakes could be avoided, in many cases, by using a checklist to check out safety issues.

11/30/2010