HCA 375 Week 4 DQ 2 Disclosure and Litigation
Complete the week’s reading and view the Safe Patient Project video about Linda: Katy, TX, then answer the following questions:
- What was the error(s) in the case presented in the video?
- Why do you think the error(s) happened? What might the contributing factor(s) be in this situation?
- Imagine you are this patient's physician and are meeting with the family member to describe what happened. How would you communicate the error?
- Do you believe there is a link between how the error was disclosed and the actions the family member took afterward? Explain your answer.