Liability Reform

Nov 30, 2018
Amici Curiae Brief of the North Dakota Medical Association, North Dakota Hospital Association, American Hospital Association and American Medical Association
Jan 24, 2018
The average cost of administering or adjudicating a medical liability claim was $54,165 in 2015, 65% more than in 2006, according to a series of trend reports released today by the American Medical Association.
Dec 11, 2017
Across the nation, access to health care is being negatively impacted as physicians move from states with high insurance costs or stop providing services that may expose them to a greater risk of litigation. The increased costs that result from the current flawed medical liability system not only…
Dec 11, 2017
State InitiativesCalifornians Allied for Patient Protection (CAPP) is a broad-based coalition of health care providers, business, labor and consumer organizations, and insurers created to preserve the Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act of 1975 (M
Dec 11, 2017
Other Resources Scanning the HeadlinesBibliographies of selected articles about medical liability and disclosu
Dec 11, 2017
Hospital Resources DisclosureAHA Websit
May 17, 2017
AHA letter to Representative Marsha Blackburn expressing support for the Good Samaritan Health Professional Act (H.R. 1876).
Mar 2, 2017
U.S. health care leaders are continually working to improve care processes while advancing a medical liability system that better serves patients and providers. Doing so ensures patients are compensated fairly and in a timely manner and physicians feel confident in the tests they order and the care…