Did You Know? - Health Insurance Fact: In a recent study of wrong-site surgery cases, the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) cited several factors contributing to medical errors: the involvement of multiple surgeons, performance of several different procedures during one surgery, and pressure from hospital administrators to finish the surgery quickly .
Doctor's Realm Quote of the day: I think it's entirely healthy for a doctor to know he isn't indispensable. It keeps him from playing God too seriously. - Oscar London, M.D., W.B.D.