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Thompson receives leadership award for technology solutions for patient safety

CHICAGO - The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) awarded the Honorable Tommy G. Thompson, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), with its annual HIMSS Advocacy Award for his leadership to include healthcare information manage......

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A 1999 Institute of Medicine (IOM) report estimated that up to 98,000 deaths occur annually in US hospitals due to medical errors. Additional medical errors have been reported in nursing homes and clinics. (4)

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1. National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey:2000 Summary. National Center for Health Statistics, 2002

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Source:wistechnology.com By WTN News 04/12/04


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