May 22, 2014

Shoulder Dystocia

Shoulder dystocia is a delivery complicated by a failure to deliver the fetal shoulders through gentle downward traction on the fetal head. Robert J. Sokol et […]
May 22, 2014

Medical Malpractice Causing Traumatic Birth Injuries

There are a variety of injuries that can occur to a mother or a newborn because of medical malpractice during the birth process. Unfortunately, these injuries […]
March 15, 2014
Stethoscope laying over doctors emergency report medical documentation

Health Care Safety Index – February 2014

In this story, NPR highlighted Senator Joe Manchin’s attempts to introduce legislation to force the FDA to ban a new painkiller, Zohydro, which was placed on […]
February 15, 2014
Hospital research lab

Health Care Safety Index – January 2014

A stunning expose by Julie Creswell Reed Abelson in the New York Times detailed how a multi-state hospital chain is alleged to have put profits before […]