By Ann Burke, RN, CPHRM, CPPS; Sharon Gilmore, MHA, BSN, RN, CPHRM, CPHQ; Maryann Small, MBA

This white paper belongs to our series A Dose of Insight®.

Surgical allegations account for 25% of the more than 10,000 claims analyzed by Coverys across a five-year period. This white paper provides insight into the root causes of surgical claims and evidence-based recommendations to help mitigate surgical risks. Full report 


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