Winter 2022

Health Care Organizations at the Crossroads of Incivility

FAILURE TO ENSURE SAFETY FROM FALLS AND FALL-RELATED INJURIES IS THE NUMBER ONE MOST FREQUENT (49% OF CLAIMS) AND COSTLY (55% OF COSTS) ALLEGATION IN THE SENIOR LIVING SETTING. WHILE FALLS ARE A KNOWN RISK IN BOTH SENIOR LIVING AND HOSPITAL SETTINGS, ORGANIZATIONS STILL STRUGGLE WITH HOW TO REDUCE AND MITIGATE THEM BECAUSE THEY ARE

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Claim Review – Failure to Review Patient Risks Leads to Serious Surgical Complications

FAILURE TO ENSURE SAFETY FROM FALLS AND FALL-RELATED INJURIES IS THE NUMBER ONE MOST FREQUENT (49% OF CLAIMS) AND COSTLY (55% OF COSTS) ALLEGATION IN THE SENIOR LIVING SETTING. WHILE FALLS ARE A KNOWN RISK IN BOTH SENIOR LIVING AND HOSPITAL SETTINGS, ORGANIZATIONS STILL STRUGGLE WITH HOW TO REDUCE AND MITIGATE THEM BECAUSE THEY ARE

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Claim Review – Communication Failure Leads to Care Coordination Tragedy

FAILURE TO ENSURE SAFETY FROM FALLS AND FALL-RELATED INJURIES IS THE NUMBER ONE MOST FREQUENT (49% OF CLAIMS) AND COSTLY (55% OF COSTS) ALLEGATION IN THE SENIOR LIVING SETTING. WHILE FALLS ARE A KNOWN RISK IN BOTH SENIOR LIVING AND HOSPITAL SETTINGS, ORGANIZATIONS STILL STRUGGLE WITH HOW TO REDUCE AND MITIGATE THEM BECAUSE THEY ARE

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