Liz Kowalczyk

Kowalczyk covers healthcare and medicine for the Globe, including treatment and cost trends in hospitals and physicians’ practices. She is a graduate of Cornell University, and has worked for the Globe since 2000. She was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 2013 as part of a team for national reporting.

Latest stories

Hospitals faulted for failing to report deaths, injuries

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The incidents may be linked to medical devices that, in some cases, helped create an outbreak of potentially untreatable bacteria.

A list of mistaken medical procedures

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Hospitals and a surgery center reported to state public health officials that the following procedures were mistakenly done on the wrong patient.

14 instances of right procedure, wrong patient in Mass.

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There are at least 14 instances since 2011 in which caregivers at Mass. facilities have performed a procedure on the wrong patient.

Hospitals at home launch in Boston

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Two Boston hospitals have launched programs that could seem counter-intuitive.