Briefing Book: Medical Malpractice By the Numbers

Monday, January 29, 2024
All the latest statistics about medical malpractice litigation, cost, access to doctors, insurance, and patient safety.

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Medical Malpractice Briefing Book: By the Numbers
What's New?

  • New patient safety categories including Private Equity Ownership, Vertical Integration, Wrong-Site Surgery and Patient Misidentification.

  • New cross-referencing of many patient safety studies with other sections in the briefing book (like "litigation").

  • The profit motive behind surgeries and procedures.

  • The current state of the medical liability insurance industry and the importance of regulation like California's Prop. 103.

  • The cause of staffing shortages (it’s not liability or insurance).

  • Harm caused by damages caps.

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