The Medical Review Officer – The Role The MRO Plays

The ‘MRO’ defined: The Medical Review Officer, or MRO, is a specially trained, licensed medical practitioner with specialised knowledge in the medical use of prescription drugs and the pharmacology and toxicology of illicit drugs. The MRO is familiar with the technical, regulatory and practical aspects of drug and alcohol testing and plays a vital role in the overall drug testing process….

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Everyone Makes Mistakes – Even Hospitals

Everyone has heard the clichés: “We’re all human.” “Everyone makes mistakes.” “Nobody’s perfect.” Those answers are just fine when they come from a waiter explaining an overcooked filet or a child offering a reason behind a less-than-perfect spelling test. But when it’s your doctor? The fact is that those go-to answers actually are valid, even for doctors … who are…

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