Poor Communication Leads to Medical Errors

September 16, 2017

Linda Fineman, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology), director of veterinary talent and knowledge strategy at Ethos Veterinary Health, talks about the leading cause of medical errors.

Linda Fineman, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology), director of veterinary talent and knowledge strategy at Ethos Veterinary Health, talks about the leading cause of medical errors. In human medicine, the leading cause of errors is poor communication among team members. While there are fewer studies on the subject in veterinary medicine, Fineman expects this to also be the leading cause in veterinary medicine.