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Buffing the Chart

Not long ago, medical records existed primarily to convey information between health care providers to facilitate patient care.  Times have changed, however, and medical records have become necessary for what can be viewed as a host of other equally important … Read More

Posted in medical charts, medical errors, medical ethics |

Hospital Stays During the Happy Holidays – Avoid ‘Em if You Can

In the past, I have written about medical research documenting the increased incidence of medical malpractice in hospitals on weekends.  While there may not be a study which has examined the same issue during the period from Thanksgiving through the New … Read More

Posted in Hospital Negligence, Hospitals, medical errors, Uncategorized |