Medical Malpractice Claims in Sacramento All Time High?April 9 | Posted by | blog, medical malpractice Tags: medical malpractice
Medical malpractice claims in Sacramento have been at increasing highs over the last 5 years and common settlements are increasing as prescriptions are on the rise. Medical malpractice is a serious issue and need to be treated with delicacy.
Malpractice can can happen during common surgeries, misdiagnosis, or something that maybe was not treated in a timely manner.
The recent efforts of the Obama Administration to have government step into the private sector and getting involved in health care will only create more issues with health care as many believe it is the wrong band aid to an ever increasing problem.
Medical Malpractice Claims Increase
Medical malpractice claims increased 450% in California 13 yrs. after liability limits were enacted according to a recent study. Doctors need to be held accountable especially as health care becomes for corporate.
“According to a study by the RAND Institute cited by Consumer Watchdog, in more than half of the cases in which a California jury finds a medical provider to have killed a patient due to error or other avoidable malpractice, the cap causes the appropriate compensation found by a jury to be cut at least in half.” as a recent report in favstock had recently published.
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