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: Health is a large word. It embraces not the body only, but the mind and spirit as well;... and not today's pain or pleasure alone, but the whole being and outlook of a man. -- James H. West