HSM 541 Week 6 DQ 1 Errors Safety
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Since the IOM published To Err Is Human, a groundbreaking report that boldly pointed out the problem of medical errors, concerns regarding patient safety and the need to reduce errors have come to the forefront of the U.S. healthcare system.
What initiatives have accreditation organizations and other external agencies undertaken to address these issues? What strategies have been used by healthcare institutions to reduce medical errors? Do you think these efforts have been effective?