Testimonials from the June 2014 “Walk this Way” Patient Safety Event
Nov 03, 2014
Duration: 1 min 16 seconds
The 2014 CRICO Symposium had a focus on culture and communication in the workplace.
Recent Episodes from the MedMal Insider Series
Health Payment Reform Act: Rules to Protect Providers
After a state medical error disclosure and apology law went into effect in November 2012, health providers in Massachusetts have protections and rules to follow.
Slow to Diagnose Endocarditis After Repeat Visits
One thing that seemed to be missing in this particular evaluation was a formal differential diagnosis that may have been present in the physician's brain, but wasn't documented, and there's no evidence that it was really thought about.
Signs of Bias in Rejected Request for Accommodation
Boston Attorney Megan Kures explains how a hospital should respond to a request for accommodation. Tip: it shouldn't be a knee-jerk no, and be sure to involve HR from the start.
Cardiac Event Mismanaged in ED
An otherwise healthy 50-year-old woman presented to the Emergency Department with atypical chest pain. Discharge and death the next morning followed.