Medical-Malpractice Statistics by State



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Medical-Malpractice Statistics by State

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2016 Medical Malpractice Annual Report – Washington State Office …

www.insurance.wa.gov

Sep 1, 2016 annual reports summarizing the data in 2010. This is the seventh annual report. It
includes a snapshot of the medical malpractice marketplace and summary closed
claim and settlement data. This report has three sections: 1. The current condition
of the medical professional liability insurance market. 2.

2017 Medical Malpractice annual report – Washington State Office of …

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The OIC began publishing annual reports summarizing the data in 2010. This is
the eighth annual report. It includes a snapshot of the medical malpractice
marketplace and summary closed claim and settlement data. This report has
three sections: 1. The current condition of the medical professional liability
insurance market …

2016 Medical Malpractice Statistical Summary – Washington State

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In 2006, the Washington State Legislature enacted comprehensive health care
liability reform,1 requiring attorneys to report medical malpractice settlement data
to the Office of the Insurance Commissioner (OIC). Each year, the OIC must post
summary statistics about medical malpractice lawsuits that are resolved.2 RCW …

Physician Medical Malpractice – CMS.gov

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conducted in five States during the latter half of 1985. Medical malpractice issue
of the 1980's. During the mid-1970's, a medical malpractice crisis was identified
based on large increases in malpractice insurance premiums and the difficulty of
many phy sicians and hospitals in finding insurance coverage. In certain areas …

Medical Malpractice Insurance Claims in Seven States, 2000-2004

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By Thomas H. Cohen, Ph.D. Kristen A. Hughes, MPA. Bureau of Justice Statistics.
Insurance companies in Florida, Illinois, Maine, Massachu- setts, Missouri,
Nevada, and Texas reported information on about 43,000 closed medical
malpractice insurance claims between 2000 and 2004. In these states licensed
medical.

united states attorneys' annual statistical report – Department of Justice

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Sep 22, 2014 to illustrate the critical work being done by the Civil Divisions in the United States
Attorneys' offices to protect the public fisc and promote the integrity of the health
care practitioners who render care on behalf of the federal government. Medical
malpractice cases arise out of care and treatment rendered by …

Medical Malpractice – Department of Justice

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Jul 2, 2009 Mr. Westfall works on FTCA cases, including medical negligence cases, and
general civil litigation. While in private practice from 1983 to 2002, his work
centered on defending medical malpractice and medical negligence cases for
physicians, hospitals, and clinics in federal and state courts.a …

Medical Board of California 2014-2015 Annual Report – The Medical …

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investigated and closed 296 cases and referred 26 to the. Attorney General's (
AG's) Office to take disciplinary action against the licensee's physician's and
surgeon's license. The 26 referrals accepted by the AG's Office consisted of. 12
convictions, 13 Petitions for Reinstatement and one medical malpractice case.
Also on …

Medical Malpractice Report – West Virginia Offices of the Insurance

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Nov 1, 2013 Varying success of tort reform packages in multiple states (e.g., constitutionality,
ability to pass reforms); and. ➢ Declining investment returns. As this report will
show, West Virginia's medical malpractice insurance results have displayed
continuous improvement compared to that of the years subsequent to …

Medical Liability: Canada, England and Wales … – Library of Congress

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insurance programs, grounds for medical malpractice liability, types and amounts
of damages awarded by … Comparative Summary: Medical Malpractice Liability
Systems – June 2009 The Law Library of Congress -2. III. Medical …. Protection
Act. The Act provides for a system of special institutions at the national, state, and.

National Practitioner Data Bank: Malpractice … – OIG .HHS .gov

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to those under consideration for the Data Bank and (2) malpractice insurers. Our
discussion is based on written responses to a mail survey from 62 malpractice
insurers telephone interviews with high-level officials of 6 State medical boards (
3 of which . require open claims reporting and 3 of which require paid claims …

Commonwealth Of Massachusetts Board Of Registration … – Mass.gov

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He has also been elected to the Board of Directors of the national Federation of
State. Medical …. information from reports by the court system, medical
malpractice insurance carriers, hospitals and other medical care … In 2000, the
Board of Registration in Medicine released a Special Report on Medical
Malpractice that.

Medical Malpractice – Montana Legislature

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Many states have already made at least some changes to their medical liability
laws. This briefing paper summarizes the measures the Montana Legislature has
put … place to improve the state's medical liability climate. … Connie F. Erickson
and Susan Byorth Fox, "Medical Malpractice and Tort Reform: Issues of
Insurance.

Ohio 2013 Medical Professional Liability Closed Claim Report …

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3929.63 of the Revised Code, and any other entity that provides medical
malpractice insurance to risks located in this state, to report information to the
department of insurance at least annually regarding any medical, dental,
optometric, or chiropractic claim asserted against a risk located in this state, if the
claim resulted in …

11-EV-A – United States Courts

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currently admissible as evidence in medical malpractice claims. This lack of legal
protection results in an understandable reluctance to disclose and apologize
when an error is made. In turn, the lack of disclosure and admission of fault not
only hampers error-prevention efforts, but also fuels increases in malpractice
lawsuits …

Civil Jury Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties – NCJRS

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967 product Over a year-long period ending June. 30, 1992, juries in State general juris-
diction courts in the Nation's 75 largest counties decided an estimated 12,000 tort
, contract, and real property rights cases. Thirty-three percent of these cases were
automobile accident suits,. 11% were medical malpractice, and.

2013 – the Illinois Department of Insurance – Illinois.gov

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This section provides a detailed review of each of the following areas of
insurance within the state of Illinois. • Homeowners'. • Private Passenger Auto
Liability. • Private Passenger Auto Physical Damage. • Commercial Auto Liability.
Medical Malpractice. • Other Liability. • Workers' Compensation. One aspect of
each line of …

Rhode Island Regulations – Rhode Island Department of Business …

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Nov 24, 2013 State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations. DEPARTMENT OF
BUSINESS REGULATION. Division of Insurance. 1511 Pontiac Avenue.
Cranston, RI 02920. INSURANCE REGULATION 21. MEDICAL MALPRACTICE
INSURANCE. Table of Contents. Section 1. Authority. Section 2. Applicability and
 …