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June 12, 2017
By Hayley Sledge
Lawyer contingency fees are driving up the cost of health care.
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Health Care
Law
July 26, 2017
By Brandon Best
Florida is one of the highest-paying states for medical malpractice lawsuits.
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Health Care
Law
June 12, 2017
By Michael McGrady
Dr. Alieta Eck's charity health care center is a model for reaching low-income and uninsured patients without government funding.
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Health Care
Entitlements
Government Spending
Law
May 18, 2017
By Veronica Harrison
States with less punitive medical boards scored highest.
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Health Care
May 31, 2016
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A new report by the Pacific Research Institute (PRI), a San Francisco-based think tank, ranks the states on their medical-malpractice and tort liability policies and indicates where each state has room to improve.
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May 19, 2011
By Zachary Janowski
The University of Connecticut Health Center malpractice account is underfunded with only enough money to cover one-third of the estimated claims against the state-owned hospital.Two years ago, this underfunding would have been illegal.
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March 11, 2013
By Ryan Ekvall
Wisconsin requires medical providers to buy supplementary malpractice insurance from the state, but an independent audit suggests the billion dollar insurance trust fund needs tighter financial controls.
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FIRE
February 18, 2010
By Maureen Martin
The Illinois State Medical Society’s medical malpractice insurance affiliate vowed to continue to fight for caps on noneconomic damages in medical malpractice cases.
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September 1, 2009
By Gregory Conko and Philip Klein
President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats have proposed a major restructuring of the American health care system.
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September 15, 2009
By Maureen Martin
By Maureen Martin, J.D.
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