Spingola and Friends, #25

Dr. John T. James Ph.D. is the author of A Sea of Broken Hearts: Patient Rights in a Dangerous, Profit-Driven Health Care System (2007) and co-editor of the just released, The Truth About Big Medicine, Righting the Wrongs for Better Health Care. John talked about “A new, evidence-based estimate of patient harms associated with hospital care.” At least 440,000 people die each year from hospital care, not from their disorder but from medical mistakes. Dr. James has a website, Patient Safety America. (MP3)