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Hospitals Benefit From High Rate of Surgery Mistakes

It’s a tragedy that the current medical system has strayed so far from its basic mission of protecting people’s health. Financial incentives have become so skewed that they actually encourage sub-standard care.

Two recent articles offer powerful evidence. Continue reading

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Medical Deaths

Adverse events are so prevalent in the medical system that they comprise one of the leading causes of death in the United States. Continue reading

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