Hospital Safety Initiatives – Medical errors in hospitals are more prevalent than you may realize. The Institute of Medicine reports that many of these errors are preventable. In response to this problem, the Leapfrog Group has developed four initiatives to help hospitals reduce preventable medical mistakes. Learn about Leapfrog's initiatives and find out which hospitals use these key safety practices to protect patients. This information will also help you select a hospital for your patients.
Serious Reportable Adverse Health Care Events – UniCare does not pay for costs associated with 28 serious preventable adverse health care events, in line with the Commonwealth's commitment to patient safety. Learn more.