Medical malpractice claims costs the health care industry billions every year. The spiraling costs of defending against these claims and of acquiring malpractice insurance have left many health care providers feeling like they’re treading water in an ever-expanding ocean of attorneys’ fees and premium payments.
Besides throwing more and more money at insurance, are there steps health care...Read More
“I’m sorry” laws generally absolve physicians and other health-care providers from liability resulting from expressions of apology or condolence after an unanticipated outcome of medical care. As of 2011, 36 states have passed a form of “I’m sorry” legislation. Physicians and other health-care providers should pay close attention to their state’s...Read More