The University of Michigan medical system, Michigan Medicine, is a pioneer in reforming hospitals’ responses to patient harm. Read more about the “Michigan Model” and how it has impacted policies across the country. What Is the Michigan Model for Responding to Medical Malpractice? When patients are harmed during treatment, medical professionals are often reluctant to…
Many attorneys won’t take cases if the economic damages are not high enough, which means that 95% of malpractice cases get rejected by attorneys.
Medical malpractice lawsuits are the only way for injured patients to receive compensation for their injuries and for doctors and hospitals to be held accountable for their actions, in the hopes that the same errors do not happen to other patients.
Medical errors by fertility clinics have devastating consequences for the people involved.
Drug companies artificially inflate the cost of their products to the Medicaid program.
Tort reform has not cut health care costs and has made it more difficult for injured patients to get their day in court.
Prescription drug maker GlaxoSmithKline has agreed to pay $750 million to settle criminal and civil charges in the nation’s fourth largest health care fraud settlement.