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USA: Effort to Stop Wrong Site Surgeries Flops

June 23, 2011


USA: Kaiser Health News and The Washington Post collaborated on this story over the weekend detailing the latest in a string of collassal failures to improve the quality of patient care in the US and protect patient safety. For several years the toothless Joint Commission has been trying to cajole hospitals into implementing a simple […]