Slide 31. ROI for institutions: Improving safety reduces liability

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

Slide 31. ROI for institutions:.Improving safety reduces liability.

Does Improved Patient Safety Reduce Malpractice Litigation?

"Reducing Patient Safety Incidents by 10 decreased claims by 3.9."

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Internet Citation: Slide 31. ROI for institutions: Improving safety reduces liability: The "Seven Pillars" Approach: Crossing the Patient Safety—Medical Liability Chasm. May 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2012-04-nac/mcdonald/mcdonald31.html