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Elected officials who are involved in legislation requiring cameras in operating rooms to reduce harm, and learn from errors..

2004 Joint Commission mandated basic safe surgery protocols,

2014 Medical error now number three cause of death in america and compliance is spotty at best, medical error now number three cause of death in america.
Doctors are simply NOT good at complying with well-established best practices.

The Joint Commission have long recognized the importance of the "basics" but have been less than successful at ensuring the basics are "actually" done on a consistent basis. Recent study finds only half of all care follows evidence-based guidelines.

Operating Room Cameras (audio/video) are tried and true route to altering human behavior and compliance to basics like, ....
Properly identify the patient, ...Safe Surgery Check List, ....Surgery time outs, ....Basic hygiene, ....Wrong site, Wrong patient, Proper Hand Off. etc. these deaths will continue to be covered up in the records...

Sad to think once a patient is unconscious in the operating room, many times all bets are off, and Time is Money over-rides the basics of safe surgery.

Signed,

Danny Long

This petition closed about 1 year ago

How this will help

1. Public awareness of the real dangers of surgery

2. Support the best providers who are truly committed to patient safety, and accountability.

3. Support legislators who can no longer accept the...

1. Public awareness of the real dangers of surgery

2. Support the best providers who are truly committed to patient safety, and accountability.

3. Support legislators who can no longer accept the most vulnerable population being crippled or left to die simply to improve surgery turn around time, and profits, 

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