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Dr. Berwick leading safety project for UK health system

Recent news reports have called Dr. Don Berwick the new patient safety czar for the United Kingdom. But he won’t be taking up permanent residence across the pond any time soon.

The former Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services administrator, who is exploring a run for Massachusetts governor, said Tuesday that he is working on a short-term project for the National Health Service.

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