Medical Malpractice News

29Dec, 2010

Corporation Entity Coverage Exposure

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Many physicians and surgeons practice under the protection of a corporation or entity and many don't realize the importance of insuring that corporation or entity. In a lawsuit, plaintiff attorneys will, in their discovery process, find information on a doctors corporation.
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27Dec, 2010

Medical Liability Insurance Risk Management – Communication After An Adverse Outcome

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You probably have heard of "Sorry Works" legislation by now in reference to medical malpractice. It has been floating around legislative assemblies with some notoriety since 2005 in an effort to help reduce the cost of medical liability insurance for physicians. Also known as "apology laws" Sorry Works has been introduced to salve relations between doctors and patients in the event of a perceived malpractice incident in hopes of hampering medical malpractice lawsuits bolstered by bad communication and anger after an adverse event.
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