According to a March 2014 report by the Centers for Disease Control: "On any given day, approximately one in 25 U.S. patients has at least one infection contracted during the course of their hospital care, adding up to about 722,000 infections in 2011."
Part One of Dr. Maryanne McGuckin's presentation to the Cosmopolitan Club of Philadelphia on March 20, 2014. In this talk, Dr. McGuckin presents easy-to-understand solutions that you must learn before you or a loved one becomes a patient.
Part 1 | Introduction to a Silent Epidemic: Medical Errors
Part 2 | Choosing an Advocate, Hospital, and Doctor
Part 3 | You Must Ask Every Healthcare Worker This Question
Part 4 | Learn These Simple Steps for a Safe Healthcare Experience