The 100K Lives Campaign is designed to reduce preventable medical errors
“The 100,000 Lives Campaign is a nationwide initiative of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) to radically reduce morbidity and mortality in American health care. Building on the successful work of health care providers all over the world, we will introduce proven best practices across the country to extend or save as many as 100,000 lives. IHI and its partners in this work believe it’s possible to achieve this by June 2006 “” with your help.”
The AMA editorializes on the campaign.