I cannot call this a blog.
But I am using the space to publicize the novel measure taken by the US Govt.
Well, thanks to my friend and class mate Mr Mahendra setty, the doyen of pharmacy academic for having sent me the link on the said issue.
Here is an interesting piece of news that enables the patient to report to an authorized agency his experience on the medical mistakes he /she has encountered.
The move of the US Govt is highly commendable and should be enulated by all the countries and India in particular.
New System for Patients to Report Medical Mistakes
By ROBERT PEAR
Published: September 22, 2012
WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration wants consumers to report medical mistakes and unsafe practices by doctors, hospitals, pharmacists and others who provide treatment. Pl read further on the link below: