patient safety

University of Michigan Hospital (University of Michigan photo)

Honesty In The Best Policy: UM Approach To Medical Error Spreads

For just over a decade, the University of Michigan Health System has been a leader in demonstrating a new way to handle patient safety and malpractice concerns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/29/2012

Surgeons at work at a University of Michigan hospital, UM Health System photo.

UM Wins Quality Prize, Boosts Quality Info Online

University of Michigan Health System officials said Tuesday that the system had been named to the 65 Top Hospitals in America by The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit that compiles data about hospital safety and quality nationwide, as well as an expansion of its quality data Web site

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2011

Electronic Records Boost DMC Safety, Save $5 Million

The Detroit Medical Center said Monday that it had achieved significant improvements in patient safety and quality of care, while also saving more than $5 million in costs last year, thanks to efficiencies created by […]