Clinicians are more likely to have been sued if they practice in obstetrics/gynecology, surgery, or orthopedics.
The attorney general of Florida has filed a brief defending the state’s current monetary cap on medical malpractice awards.
Since the start of the Affordable Care Act in 2010, patient deaths due to hospital-acquired infections have dropped by almost 90,000.
After their daughter died from a brain injury, her parents are suing their health insurance company for breaching fiduciary duties.
So-called “defensive medicine” accounts for extra, perhaps unnecessary, healthcare costsS
A Minnesota man was awarded $9.1M after anesthesiologists interrupted his treatment for dehydration, resulting in paralysis.