Observatory on medical malpractice
The ERMES Association (Medical Error in Healthcare) operates throughout the country and it is responsible for monitoring and analyzing cases of medical malpractice, in order to raise awareness and prevent further errors caused by negligence. The project is headed by a team of lawyers with years of experience, specialized in compensation for damages deriving from negligence and medical error.
Medical error can be caused by negligence, inexperience and imprudence of doctors, anesthetists and nurses
Organizational deficiency and significant negative influence over the degree of efficiency of health workers
The failure to provide a risk management system by A.S.L. hinders the prevention of medical malpractice
Continuous cuts in public and private health resources have negative effects on error prevention systems