, Volume 27, Issue 2, pp 262-263
Date: 25 Aug 2011

Erratum to: Cost Implications of ACGME’s 2011 Changes to Resident Duty Hours and the Training Environment

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The original publication omits a correction intended for Figure 2B. The complete corrected Figure 2 is reproduced here.Figure 2

Net cost to major teaching hospitals of ACGME’s 2011 Common Program Requirements as a function of the policy’s hypothetical effect on preventable adverse events (PAEs). (a) scenario X: most programs reorganize schedules to comply with 16-hour shift requirement; small programs transfer PGY1s’ excess work to other providers. (b) scenario Y: all programs transfer PGY1s’ excess work to other providers. (In this figure, the other providers are a mixture of substitutes). Legend: —mean modeled estimate, ….95% confidence interval for mean modeled estimate.

The online version of the original article can be found at http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11606-011-1775-9.
The online version of the original article can be found at http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11606-011-1775-9.