I ended up with MRSA after a major back surgery. It spread to my incision and my back still has an open wound draining this infection that my surgeons nurse claims is S. Aureus.
Consumers Union Documents
- State Hospital Infection Public Reporting Laws
Summary of state laws hospital infection reporting laws.
Consumers Union News Releases
- Montana Rated Among Worst In Nation For Failing to Keep Patients Informed About Bad Doctors
From a review of state medical board websites.
- Doctors Behaving Badly: Medical board gives addicted Montana doctor last chances galore Source: Reporting on Health (Monday September 27, 2010)
“The trouble with programs like Montana Professional Assistance Program (MPAP) is that they, too, can become a revolving door, allowing doctors to continue to treat patients without letting the patients know that their doctors may be under the influence.”
- Billings Gazette Opinion: All Americans will benefit from care delivery reforms Source: Billing Gazette (Sunday April 4, 2010)
Editorial on the patient safety provisions of the health reform bill.