Survey finds radiologists hesitant to reveal mammography errors

11/2/2009 | HealthImaging.com

Radiologists seem reluctant to reveal mammography-related errors and adverse events to patients because of fear of litigation and lack of confidence in their communication skills, among other factors, according to a survey published in the Radiology journal. Although greater openness is necessary regarding errors in breast imaging, the authors concluded that "effective disclosure remains the exception, not the rule."

View Full Article in:

HealthImaging.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Consumer Directed Health Plan (CDH) Product Offering Manager
Blue Cross Blue Shield MA
Quincy, MA
ISHN - Chief Compliance Officer
Mountain States Health Alliance
Johnson City, TN
Actuary
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
President/Chief Executive Officer
MedCost
Winston-Salem, NC
Director, Payer Marketing
Avalere Health
Washington, DC