A light bulb goes off

Please check out this blog post over at Not Running a Hospital about how a new category of medical errors can arise as clinical innovations are introduced. In the cases discussed, use of robotic gynecological procedures created their own cottage industry of opportunities for patient harm.


About Paul Levy
Former President and CEO, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston. Advocate for patient-driven care, eliminating preventable harm, transparency of clinical outcomes, and front-line driven process improvement.

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