The Betsy Lehman Center is a Massachusetts state agency that supports providers, patients and policymakers working together to advance the safety and quality of health care.
NEW RESEARCH

Medical errors are persistent and costly, but Massachusetts is well-positioned to accelerate improvement in patient safety

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report and panel discussion

See this wrap-up of our panel on the cost of medical error research findings

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News from Patient Safety Beat

UMass Memorial and union leaders put safety on their shared agenda

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Sepsis Toolkit

Improve screening and treatment of patients with sepsis for emergency departments using these recommendations and a toolkit

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Tools for health care providers

Respond to adverse events in a timely, effective way

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