Slide 3. AHRQ/Seven Pillars Project focus.

The "Seven Pillars" Approach: Crossing the Patient Safety—Medical Liability Chasm

Slide 3. AHRQ/Seven Pillars Project focus.

  • Patient Safety first—eliminate harm.
  • Improve communication.
  • Reduce preventable injuries.
  • Compensate patients/families fairly and timely.
  • Reduce medical malpractice liability.

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Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Slide 3. AHRQ/Seven Pillars Project focus.: The "Seven Pillars" Approach: Crossing the Patient Safety—Medical Liability Chasm. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2012-04-nac/mcdonald/mcdonald3.html