Legal Nurse Consultants and Radiology Malpractice
The chance of a health care provider being sued is always high and realistic. Legal nurse consultants can help in cases where there is legitimate case or even defend the health care provider if they feel the patient is in the wrong. One such area is radiology. Below is research on malpractice within radiology.
The article, “The demography of medical malpractice suits against radiologists.”, by Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-New Jersey Medical School states
“PURPOSE: To delimit demographic characteristics of malpractice claims against radiologists in the United States by sex and location and to note the varying percentages of favorable outcomes and award amounts to plaintiffs by state.”
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