Doctors Being Sued

Rob Bell rmsbell at ESEDONA.NET
Thu Aug 15 21:39:23 UTC 2013


The families of those sued are immensely impacted. Kids even get bullied at school.

Rob

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On Aug 15, 2013, at 2:00 PM, Bill Thatcher <BillThatcher at MINDSPRING.COM> wrote:

> I posted three new items on the news page at the SIDM website (link below). The one I wanted to highlight here is a report on a study of 1400 physicians concerning the experience of being sued. Here’s the setup piece:
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> This slide deck reports the opinions of physicians on the experience of being sued. Failure to diagnose was the chief reason given for a lawsuit; only 7 percent of the 1400 respondents felt that an apology would have made a difference.
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> If you want to view the entire slide deck, we have a link here:
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> http://improvediagnosis.site-ym.com/blogpost/950784/Latest-News
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> The title of the July 24, 2013 article is, “Medscape Malpractice Report: The Experience of Getting Sued.”
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> Bill Thatcher
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