Tag: surgery

Posted on October 27, 2015

HALF OF ALL SURGERIES INVOLVE MEDICATION ERRORS: John Tozzi

About half of all surgeries involve some kind of medication error or unintended drug side effects, if a new study done at one of America’s most prestigious academic medical centers is any indication. The rate, calculated by researchers from the anesthesiology department at Massachusetts General Hospital who observed 277 procedures there, is startlingly high compared with […] Read More

Posted on November 13, 2012

ASK THE SMARTEST PERSON ON THE PLANET, WHY NOT?

PRESS TO LISTEN TO AUDIO   Listen to audio (MP3) The smartest people always seem to work somewhere else. So why can’t we invite them to work with us and help us to solve complex healthcare problems? This is what we do at Rupert Case Management (RCM). This is an advanced management practice called open […] Read More