Stronger clinical leadership in patient safety – a programme directed towards leaders within health care and pharmacy
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: SVENSSON, Carin (Apoteket AB, Jönköping, Sweden)
- Co-author(s): Franzén, Ingeborg (Jönköping County Council, Jönköping, Sweden)
Introduction There is a growing interest in patient safety in health care in Sweden as well as internationally. In 1999 the Institute of Medicine (IOM) published the report “To Err is Human”. This report states that 50.000 – 100.000 Americans die every year because of mistakes in health care. Many of these mistakes are believed to be.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.