How Hospitals are Gambling with your life

Number 17996
Subject Health
Source Reader's Digest
State
Year 2001
Publication Date September 2001
Summary A six-month investigation by Reader's Digest reveals that people with little or no medical training are performing medical proceedures at hospitals, doctors' offices and outpatient clinics throughout the nation. Some of these people, who perform the duties of physicians or nurses, do not have high school degrees, let alone a college diploma.
Category General
Pages 13
Keywords hospitals;nation;training;safety;health care;doctors;nurses;college;Reader's Digest;Andrea Rock
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