Monday, October 4, 2010

Chasing Zero: Winning the War on Healthcare Harm

According to an article in AARP, the Institute of Medicine reported that 100,000 deaths occur in the US each year as a result of health care harm and, according to the Centers for Disease Control, an additional 99,000 people die annually from hospital-acquired infections. They deduce that this is the third leading cause of death in the United States.

View the entire 53 minute documentary here.

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