Malpractice Statistics

December 6, 2015

Medication errors can happen when drugs are being prescribed by physicians, when prescriptions are being filled, and/or when patients are given directions on how to take a drug. Just as medication errors can arise at various points in treatment/care process, they can also have various impacts on patients, resulting in…
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February 20, 2015

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have recently published findings regarding the latest trends in hospital-acquired infections (HIAs) in the U.S. While some HIAs have shown promising decreases, according to this report, the CDC notes that there is room to improve and further protect patients. What are Hospital-Acquired…
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February 6, 2015

Medical malpractice is serious problem that impacts too many Americans each year. To shed some light on the incidence and impacts of medical malpractice in the U.S., below we’ll present some fascinating – if not shocking and tragic – medical malpractice statistics. The statistics presented herein have been compiled by…
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