Source: Consumers’ Experiences with Patient Safety and Quality Information Survey: July 2004 (7)
About how many Americans do you think die in hospitals each year as a result of a preventable medical error? (ANSWER CATEGORIES READ)
500,000 or more
(DO NOT READ) Don’t know
Survey by Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Harvard School of Public Health. Methodology: Fieldwork Conducted by Princeton Survey Research Associates International, July 7-September 5, 2004 and based on telephone interviews with a national adult sample of 2,012.