June 12, 2017
Lawyer contingency fees are driving up the cost of health care.
July 26, 2017
Florida is one of the highest-paying states for medical malpractice lawsuits.
June 12, 2017
Dr. Alieta Eck's charity health care center is a model for reaching low-income and uninsured patients without government funding.
May 18, 2017
States with less punitive medical boards scored highest.
May 31, 2016
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.
May 19, 2011
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.
March 11, 2013
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.
February 18, 2010
The Illinois State Medical Society’s medical malpractice insurance affiliate vowed to continue to fight for caps on noneconomic damages in medical malpractice cases.
September 1, 2009
President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats have proposed a major restructuring of the American health care system.