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Malpractice prevention and liability control for hospitals

by James E. Orlikoff

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Published by American Hospital Association in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Hospitals -- Risk management.,
    • Physicians -- Malpractice.,
    • Tort liability of hospitals -- United States.,
    • Hospital administration.,
    • Iatrogenic disease -- Prevention and control.,
    • Malpractice.,
    • Quality assurance, Health care.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames E. Orlikoff, William R. Fifer, Hugh P. Greeley.
      ContributionsFifer, William R., 1923-, Greeley, Hugh P.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA971.38 O75 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 146 p. ;
      Number of Pages146
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4265007M
      ISBN 100872583597
      LC Control Number81010911
      OCLC/WorldCa7615213

      A recent study that was funded by the United States Department of Health and Human Services’ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality suggests that using checklists in surgical crisis’s lowered the chances that health care personnel would make a mistake. The study showed that when doctors, nurses, and operating room personnel used a written checklist [ ]. 4 C's of Medical Malpractice Prevention. Caring, Communication, Competence, Charting. The first major study to determine why patients sue hospitals and health care practitioners and what might prevent an injured patient or his or her members from filing a lawsuit was conducted in Liability insurance that covers the insured only.

      Hospitals have discontinued high-risk services, and trauma centers have closed. 4 Physicians have retired, changed the composition of their practice, or moved to states with a favorable malpractice environment. The crisis is convoluted and solutions are complicated by the uneven burden of malpractice by:   No-fault compensation. Several countries overseas have taken the administrative question one step further, and created no-fault compensation schedules for medical malpractice injuries New Zealand, Sweden, and Denmark have replaced litigation altogether with administrative compensation systems, where patients who sustain an avoidable medical injury Cited by:

      the average medical malpractice lawsuit that goes to trial in the United States takes about years to resolve), 3. different insurance models (i.e., captive vs. commercial) that have the loci of control outside or inside the medical facility itself, and the common fear that engaging patientsFile Size: 2MB.   The other day we posted about Von Downum v. Synthes, WL (N.D. Okla. Nov. 8, ), primarily concerning its fraudulent joinder holding – in accord with the “overwhelming weight of authority” in other states – that a hospital cannot be strictly liable for claimed defects in drugs and medical devices that are used in medical procedures within its .


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