TITLE

Surviving Medical Malpractice MADNESS

AUTHOR(S)
Haugh, Richard
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;May2003, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses actions taken by U.S. hospitals to keep soaring liability insurance costs from driving out doctors. Impact of a crisis in malpractice insurance on physicians; Decision of several hospitals to launch their own insurance company; Financial assistance offered by hospitals for physicians; Solutions to the medical malpractice insurance crisis. INSET: Alternative solutions to the madness.
ACCESSION #
9811162

 

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