Hospital transfers where a specialist takes over a new patient are fairly common. However, as this distressing malpractice account demonstrates, there are significant risks associated with such scenarios, both for the patient and the specialist if the patient has multiple ongoing health issues and is on complex and diverse medications. Taking over such a patient without… Continue reading Challenges in Healthcare
Based on the 2019 Medscape Malpractice Report Kentucky comes up first with a 75% higher chance of getting sued as compared to the rest of the states. Those that work in Arizona have a 63% chance of facing a malpractice lawsuit.
Based on the 2019 Medscape Malpractice Report General Surgery comes up first with an 85% higher chance of getting sued as compared to the rest. Anesthiologists, at number 10, have a 62% chance of facing malpractice lawsuits.