Medical errors are common, costly and underreported. Understanding the scale and scope of the problem is crucial in preventing harm. We conduct original research and analysis to inform interventions that improve patient safety.
Medical error remains a costly, persistent challenge across the state based on two new pieces of research, including in-depth interviews with residents impacted by medical error
Two reports outline key themes from a survey of home care agencies and focus group research with aides, personal care attendants (PCAs) and other members of the Massachusetts home care workforce.