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Douglas Brown

Hospitals wage war against patient falls

By Douglas Brown
October 26, 2009

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The effort is laudable, as increasing public awareness of these events -- and denying payment of related care in some cases -- will help reduce them. But the effort suffers from one flaw. It casts too wide a net over the events it chooses to focus on. In so doing, it may create more confusion than clarity. (Full article: 723 words)

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