Medical Malpractice News

16May, 2018

Vicarious Liability Insurance – Malpractice isn’t Just a Personal Matter


Consider the following case: a concerned woman in her 30s visits you because of a lump in her breast. You order an ultrasound, which the radiologist interprets. He determines the lump is a benign cyst. Still, doing your due diligence, you refer your concerned patient to a surgeon, who reviews the ultrasound report and reexamines your patient, and determines that there is no need for a biopsy. A year later, after your patient and her family has moved to a new city, she approaches her new doctor, concerned about yet […]