Josie's Story: A Mother's Inspiring Crusade to Make Medical Care Safe (Hardcover)

A Mother's Inspiring Crusade to Make Medical Care Safe

By Sorrel King

Atlantic Monthly Press, 9780802119209, 275pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2009



- Sorrel King and the Josie King Foundation have been at the forefront of the campaign to make health-care organizations safer - Across the country, health-care organizations invite Sorrel King to speak at training sessions, conferences, and seminars on patient safety - Josies Story includes a resource guide for patients, families, and health-care providers.

Praise For Josie's Story: A Mother's Inspiring Crusade to Make Medical Care Safe

Sorrel King is a heroic figure in the healthcare movement. Josie's story and Sorrel's determination are making care safer for millions of patients. At its core, this is a powerful and immensely moving love story.”Charles Kenney, Quality and Safety Consultant to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

Josie’s story has served as a beacon for me and thousands of other healthcare professionals.”Dr. Louise Liang, former Senior Vice President, Quality and Clinical Systems Support, Kaiser Permanente

Sorrell’s story . . . teaches us that listening is as important as doing, reminding us that our learning is a journey, and that our true teachers sit in front of us in hospital beds and on exam tables each day.”Dr. David Shulkin, President and CEO, Beth Israel Medical Center, NY

I am confident that Sorrel has saved countless lives by sharing her story and challenging physicians and administrators to critically examine how they provide care. She made a difference for our children’s hospital and we are forever grateful.”Craig Cordola, CEO, Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital of Houston, TX