Please note that some links are available only to those on a Partners computer. Safety Matters was initially intended for BWH only, but issues since the middle of 2015 are now available publicly.
October/November: Opioid Overdose by Visitor to BWH Ends Fatally
August/September: Communication Breakdown Leads to Patient Burn
February/March: Safety Reporting Leads to Safer Systems
December: Delayed Diagnosis
June/July: Follow the Lines, One at a Time
August/September: Error Leads to Delayed Cancer Diagnosis
Archive on BWH intranet – issues from 2011 to 2015