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Parents, family members can help docs spot medical errors

Unfortunately, errors happen. Knowing how to recognize them ASAP is essential to preventing unnecessary patient harm. Regarding young patients, providers can take a page from parents and guardians in identifying where mistakes happen in the care delivery process. 

How an ‘error room’ could save patients’ lives

When it comes to preventing medical errors while caring for patients, it’s one thing to tell hospital staff to follow protocol. It’s another thing to show them how to apply that knowledge in a realistic setting.