Consumers have always been the primary drivers for change. Applause to HHS for initiating a patient-education/patient-safety initiative. Awesome decision.
Cheers for a proactive safety approach
The message needs to be crafted in a proactive manner so that patients don't lose faith in their providers and that, instead, patient safety becomes the avenue for more involvement in the patient-provider relationship.
Carolyn HartleyPresident and CEOPhysicians EHRCary, N.C.
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