It discusses a nurse in Tennessee who is facing criminal charges for a fatal medication error.
Many people in the healthcare field are arguing that prosecuting nurses may in fact make medicine less safe--that mistakes, even fatal ones, are human, and criminalizing them could make healthcare workers more reluctant to report them.
What do you think? Should medical mistakes be prosecuted in court?
Whatever your opinion on this particular case, patient safety is an important issue in the healthcare field.