Tag: patient safety
Olga Pierce and Marshall Allen: How Denmark Dumped Medical Malpractice and Improved Patient SafetyJanuary 2016
In the US, patients harmed during medical care have few avenues for redress. The Danes chose to forget about fault and focus on what’s fair.
Theodoric Meyer and T. Christian Miller: Schumer Calls on Drug Makers to Add Safety Devices to Children’s Medicines Within a YearJanuary 2014
It's not just baby bottles, but safety bottles that keep a child safe.
Marshall Allen: What a New Doctor Learned About Medical Mistakes From Her Mom’s DeathJanuary 2013
A personal encounter with the complexity and errors of the modern healthcare system.