Based on a series of patient testimonials, the National Institute for Health Research says that 'long COVID' could actually be up to four different syndromes.
MLMIC Insight: Inadequate Patient Assessments Contribute to Diagnostic Errors and Substandard Treatment
To minimize risk of liability exposure from a diagnostic error, healthcare providers should be cognizant of the contributing factors leading to claims.
To prevent COVID-19-related diagnostic errors, physicians and healthcare organizations must address cognitive biases that are often present during clinical decision-making.
The Scope: Medical Edition, MLMIC’s new risk management publication, includes a case study on the disastrous effects of “anchoring,” guidance on transitioning medical practices back to post COVID-19 operations and more.