“Late Identification of Deteriorating Vitals Signs and Delayed Resuscitation Efforts.”This one among “the errors CMS found with the clinic’s treatment of Ms. Rivers.”
There is only a BRIEF window of opportunity for a successful resuscitation without permanent brain damage .
In recognition of July being Medical malpractice month, this article will always be the one that hits home. I have a Facebook page called “I See You; ICU Who’s Watching Your Loved One?” Please share, like and follow.
My dad was in ICU, when I found him unresponsive. One would think that area of the hospital would be the most closely monitored floor! So why is this such an issue? What excuse would be acceptable for you, if it were your loved one?
This is insane!! I wish I knew how long my dad went without oxygen… For him to end up brain dead and comatose, it was a minute too long in my book!
What a great way to get a PSA, Public Service Announcement recognized. Thousands of people go to the movies every day. It is my goal to get this PSA in AMC, Regal and other Cinemas/Theaters. If someone can connect me with the exact person, please let me know.
The National Medical Malpractice Advocacy Association has been given the privileged to have a PSA in movie theaters in Locations: Southlake 14-Dallas, TX, Bricktown 16-Oklahoma city, OK, Northfield 18-Denver, CO, Superstition Springs 25-Mexa, AZ, Arizona Mills 25 w/ IMAX- Tempe, AZ, Chino Hills 1-Chino Hills, CA.
Let’s make it happen…