In our last post, we discussed a recent report showing that New Jersey Hospitals rank fifth in the nation in terms of patient safety. The Leapfrog Group, a non-profit hospital watchdog, was behind the rating.
On the whole, the fact that New Jersey hospitals rank highly is great news for patients. But there is always room for improvement. In today's post, we'll discuss a common problem that many New Jersey hospitals continue to struggle with: medication errors.