Medical Malpractice

Negligence comes in many forms. That’s true when it comes to matters of medical malpractice as well. NPR reports that there is something that both medical professionals and patients can do to avoid potentially fatal problems such as missed diagnosis. Communication needs to improve. What does that mean? It means…

In our previous post, we began a discussion of the new standard for medical intern training. It has become a commonly discussed problem that in July, when new medical interns usually start their residencies, the rate of hospital errors increases. Suggested reasons behind interns’ mistakes include the duration of a…