A new safety incentive

Brennan, Troyen; Liss, Don
March 2008
Modern Healthcare;3/3/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 9, p26
Trade Publication
This article explains that making healthcare safer is one area where there is vigorous agreement among all constituents and it is critical to improving the quality of life for patients and should reduce medical costs. The good news is that there are established ways to achieve this goal. Each sector in the healthcare system has a role to play through individual actions and, more importantly, by working together. Insurers also have a role to play in improving safety.


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