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Quote of the Week: Make Your Mistakes by sportsminded Doctor of Philosophy Posted Wed 04 Nov 2009 10:03pm For this week's quote I'm turning to the world of business. Is there a better place these days to learn about mistakes? ... Kidding aside, plenty of athletes become motivational speakers to business people everywhere. Coaches retire and write books on leadership that can be found in the business management section of the bookstore. In a ... Read on »
Great Quotes - On past mistakes by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted Wed 09 Jun 2010 11:02pm Don't try to justify past mistakes by perpetuating them.  For when you do, you throw away the future you could have had. Harry Browne Read on »
80 Percent of Medical Bills Contain Errors -- Fighting Mistakes by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Thu 09 Apr 2009 7:12pm Problems with medical billing errors drive me crazy. Not our bills, but the medical bills of relatives and friends. They complain to me all the time. I start by telling them--you are complaining to the wrong person. Then I explain to them what to do about it--pick up the phone and call whoever is billing you. I learned a long time ago, you can ... Read on »
80 Percent of Medical Bills Contain Errors -- Fighting Mistakes by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Tue 07 Apr 2009 11:12pm Problems with medical billing errors drive me crazy. Not our bills, but the medical bills of relatives and friends. They complain to me all the time. I start by telling them--you are complaining to... Read the full text article and more at the CareGiver Read on »
Mistakes, Mistakes, Mistakes by Tiffany Patient Expert Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 11:49am We expect a lot from our health care providers. Perfection, in fact. They are never allowed to make mistakes and if they do, we sue them for all we can get. We hold them to extremely high and sometimes paradoxical standards. For example, I want my surgeon to have a soft bed side manner but equally, I want him to exude the kind ... Read on »
Spotted & Mistakes by LoveVeggiesYoga Posted Sat 01 Oct 2011 3:01am When I was out running errands earlier in the week, I popped into a secondhand-vintage-recycled clothing store in my neighborhood to see if there was anything I just couldn’t live without. I spotted this vintage-ish, crocheted Chanel sweater-wrap-dress At $75 it was a total steal but I left it on the rack for another lucky lady.  Or ... Read on »
Government Wants Patients to Report Medical Mistakes - Is This a Mistake? by MKirschMD Posted Sun 12 May 2013 6:00am I’m all for enhancing patient safety.  Count me in on reducing medical errors.  I acknowledge that medical mistakes harm patients and many can be prevented.  The medical profession should promulgate and support any initiative that accomplishes these objectives. The public has become suspicious of the medical community who seem to circle the w ... Read on »
A brave parent speaks: How I Made a Mistake and Was Given The Opportunity to Say I’m Sorry by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Tue 12 Jun 2012 12:44am Over at Emma’s Hope Book a mother has done something very brave: made a public apology for a mistake. She starts by quoting her daughter: “You put the toast in the basement. That made me sad.” Emma stared at me expectantly. I drew in a breath. My chest felt tight. I knew exactly what she was referring to. We’ve had similar ... Read on »
Michael Boyle’s 25 Mistakes in 25 Years by Mike Reinold Patient Expert Posted Tue 16 Jun 2009 6:29pm It is with great pleasure that Strength and Conditioning Guru Michael Boyle has allowed me to reprint his magnificent article “ 25 Mistakes in 25 Years.”  I remember reading this when it was first published and being blown away.  I recently stumbled upon it again when I was browsing through Michael’s website StrengthCoach.com (which, if you have ... Read on »