Medical Errors

20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors: Patient Fact Sheet

This consumer information fact sheet explains what medical errors are and what you can do to prevent medical errors from occurring in your own health care.

Review Date: Monday, December 01, 2014

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Medical Errors: Tips to Help Prevent Them

Learn how you can help to prevent medical errors by taking part in every decision about your health care.

Review Date: Tuesday, December 23, 2014

American Academy of Family Physicians

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