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Does your hospital owe you a duty to ensure that practicing doctors maintain adequate malpractice insurance coverage? Maybe not…

Recently, the South Carolina Court of Appeals decided an appeal involving the question of whether a hospital owes a duty to its patients to ensure that a doctor practicing at the hospital maintains malpractice insurance coverage.  In McCord v. Laurens… Read Full Article »

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Five Tips for Avoiding a Misdiagnosis and Getting Your Doctor to Listen

Misdiagnoses are among the leading causes of medical malpractice lawsuits. When a diagnosis is missed or delayed, the results can be tragic. However, as a patient, you can play an active role in ensuring you receive the best care and… Read Full Article »