November 19, 2016

Health Care Safety Index July through October 2016

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended lowering the dosage of vaccination for human papillomavirus (HPV) to two vaccine doses administered at least six months […]
June 18, 2016
Surgical Malpractice

Health Care Safety Index April/May 2016

Inexplicably, nobody is talking about the fact medical malpractice in hospitals is now the third highest cause of death in the United States. So says a […]
May 7, 2016

Confidential Settlement on Behalf of a Fort Lee, New Jersey Man Sustained Nerve Injury During Root Canal Procedure.

The plaintiff underwent a root canal procedure in anticipation of a crown and eventual bridge. During the root canal sodium hypochlorite leaked into the plaintiff’s gums […]
April 19, 2016
Medical record

Health Care Safety Index February/March 2016

Here are healthcare safety issues that have appeared in the news and medical journals throughout the last 60 days or so: The American College of Chest […]