New Report Reveals High Incidence Of Diagnostic Errors In Healthcare

A new landmark report, Improving Diagnosis in Health Care , was just published by the Institute of Medicine, a division of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine. 1 This report highlights the high incidence of diagnostic errors that can lead to serious failures in patient safety. This report follows the Institute of Medicine report, To Err is Human: Building A Safer Health System, published 15 years ago, and shows there has been little progress in reducing diagnostic errors

A new landmark report, Improving Diagnosis in Health Care , was just published by the Institute of Medicine, a division of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine. 1 This report highlights the high incidence of diagnostic errors that can lead to serious failures in patient safety. This report follows the Institute of Medicine report, To Err is Human: Building A Safer Health System, published 15 years ago, and shows there has been little progress in reducing diagnostic errors

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New Report Reveals High Incidence Of Diagnostic Errors In Healthcare