Medical Mistakes

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Minn. Medical Mistakes Up, But Fewer Cases Of Harm

Serious mistakes in Minnesota hospitals rose slightly in 2011, but they led to fewer serious injuries and deaths than the year before, according to an annual report.


Doctor, parabolic mirror, generic, health

Medical Mistakes In Minn. Hold Steady At 305

Minnesota hospitals showed no improvement in reducing the number of serious medical mistakes last year, according to a new report from the state Department of Health, which disappointed some experts who hoped for a drop.