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Report of the QuIC to the President

Report of the Quality Interagency Coordination Task Force (QuIC) to the President, February 2000

Doing What Counts for Patient Safety:

Federal Actions to Reduce Medical Errors and Their Impact


Quality Interagency Coordination Task Force

Executive Summary and Actions

Compendium of Action Items

Introduction—Errors: Part of a Broader Quality Agenda

Chapter 1—Understanding Medical Errors

Chapter 2—Federal Response to the IOM Report

Chapter 3—Beyond the IOM Report: Identifying and Implementing Additional Strategies
Chapter 4—Working with the Private Sector and State Governments



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