Reporting medical errors to patient. - page 2

Do you legally have to tell a patient if you accedentally give them an overdose of a drug and the patient has a seizure as a result of the overdose?... Read More

  1. by   nurseprnRN
    your instructor is acting on old information. print out this thread and share it with her, and offer to discuss in post-conference some day.
  2. by   Esme12
    Mandated reporting of medical errors
    Let me google that for you


    mandated reporting of medical errors to patients
    Let me google that for you

    and example of a boston hospital that got in a lot of trouble for not reporting
    http://www.boston.com/news/daily/15/...urn_071906.pdf
  3. by   AnonRNC
    Quote from Esme12
    Mandated reporting of medical errors
    Let me google that for you


    mandated reporting of medical errors to patients
    Let me google that for you

    and example of a boston hospital that got in a lot of trouble for not reporting
    http://www.boston.com/news/daily/15/...urn_071906.pdf
    Esme, I followed your first link and that is funniest thing I have EVER seen (or at least this week)!!!
  4. by   diva rn
    Esme, once again you are brilliant! I fell over!

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