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Medicare Cuts Payments to 721 Hospitals with Highest Rates of Infections, Injuries

In its toughest crackdown yet on medical errors, the federal government is cutting payments to 721 hospitals for having high rates of infections... Read More

Two Things That Rarely Happen After a Medical Mistake

Patients seldom are told or get an apology when they are harmed during medical care, according to a new study based on results from ProPublica’s Patient... Read More

Doctor in Washington State still practicing medicine despite writing hundreds of fake prescriptions

 A high profile local surgeon who the DEA says wrote hundreds of fake prescriptions to support his drug addiction is still practicing. That’s... Read More

Up Coming WAPS Meeting

Our next WAPS meeting will be January 17, 2015 at the Mercer Island Library, small meeting room from 10 AM to Noon.  The public is welcome! Ginny... Read More