Groups Protest 28-Hour Shifts for Medical Residents

According to this article in the Chicago Tribune, "Several groups are speaking out against a proposal to allow new doctors to work up to 28-hour shifts — an idea that's raised questions about patient safety, physician well-being and what's necessary to train great doctors." Read the article http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-medical-residents-hours-0204-biz-20170203-story.html


Showing 1 reaction

Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.

Discussion Forum

Antibiotics Awareness Week, November 13-19, 2017
U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week (formerly “Get Smart About Antibiotics Week”) is an annual one-week observance to rais...
Gaining Insight about Patient Safety from the Public
In this blog post, Tejal Gandhi, MD, MPH, CPPS, discusses a recent public opinion survey that shows patients and fami...
Patient Safety & Dentistry - What is different?
Although many similarities overlap with general medical practice and dentistry such as potential for diagnosis errors...
See All Stories

Patient Safety News

See More News

Twitter: #UnitedForPatientSafety

The National Patient Safety Foundation salutes Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals for their generous support of this year's Patient Safety Awareness Week and their ongoing commitment to patient and workforce safety.