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Thursday, September 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Group of Fellows Announced to Examine Diagnostic Error »
SIDM receives grant from Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation to expand Fellowship program through 2022 FOR IMMEDI...
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
40+ Healthcare Orgs Launch Unprecedented Effort to Improve Accuracy and Timeliness of Diagnosis »
Every nine minutes, someone in a U.S. hospital dies due to a medical diagnosis that was wrong or delayed FOR IMMEDIAT...
Thursday, March 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Efforts to Improve Medical Diagnosis Included in Federal Spending Bill »
Congress directs AHRQ to focus attention on deadly, costly problem of inaccurate or delayed diagnoses, which claims 40,000...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ECRI Institute Names Diagnostic Error Top Patient Safety Concern for 2018 »
Statement from Paul Epner, CEO of the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 13, 20...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Safety Advocate Susan Sheridan to Join Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 16, 2018 - A nationally renowned leader in patient safety, Susan E. Sheridan, MIM,...

In the News
Tuesday, April 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Missing the Mark on Bundled Payments, Experts Say »
Medscape - Quality measures for bundled healthcare payments do not measure what patients value most and fail to encou...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fresh Eyes Catch Mistakes - The Value of Second Opinions in Medicine »
Financial Review - When you emerge from a consultation with your doctor, there is a 10 per cent chance the diagnosis...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
20 Percent of Patients with Serious Conditions are First Misdiagnosed, Study Says »
The Washington Post - More than 20 percent of patients who sought a second opinion at one of the nation’s premier me...
Thursday, March 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABMS-NPSF Summit Report »
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
SIDM President Featured in Diagnosis Podcast »
If you missed the excellent Patient Safety/Diagnosis podcast with Mark Graber and Robert Wachter,  click here In...

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