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Feb 11

Campaign Zero Focused on Preventing Medical Errors

By Joe Messa

Philadelphia medical malpractice attorneys discuss Campaign Zero, an organization dedicated to increasing patient safety and ending preventable medical errors. Campaign Zero was founded by Karen Curtiss after both her father and husband had hospital experiences that included dozens of preventable medical errors, surgical errors, and problems with aftercare. Curtiss seeks to bring valuable resources to […]

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Oct 05

Medical Malpractice Attorneys: Part Four of the Discussion on Reducing Medical Errors to Increase Patient Safety

By Joe Messa

The next part of our discussion of Dr. Marty Makary’s Wall Street Journal article, How to Stop Hospitals From Killing Us, addresses the topic of doctor-patient communication. Often times, patients report feeling disconnected from their health care providers. In many cases, patients will visit their doctor and leave without understanding most of what has happened […]

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Oct 04

Medical Malpractice Attorneys Detail Dr. Makary’s Next Suggestion to Reduce Medical Errors in Part Three of Five-Part Series on Patient Safety

By Joe Messa

As we continue examining Dr. Marty Makary’s article, it is important to note that in many cases medical errors can prevented. Sometimes, it is as simple as taking the time to double-check before doing something while other times following procedures already in place would make the difference. There is also the benefit of being able […]

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