The downloadable charts and graphics below come from The Financial and Human Cost of Medical Error … and How Massachusetts Can Lead the Way on Patient Safety. Click here for detailed information on the report.


Demographics and public perception

1 Publicperception 01
Demographics 01


Physical, emotional and financial impacts

Physical Impact 01
Emotional Impact 01


Trust and health care avoidance

Loss Of Trust 01
Avoidance 01


Support following an error

Apology 01
Support 01
Error Communication 01


Communication from providers

Dissatisfied With Communucation 01
Varied Communication 01
Alleviate Emotional Harm 01
Alleviate Avoidance 01