Healthcare News & Insights

No. 1 way for hospitals to prevent malpractice lawsuits

Malpractice lawsuits can be costly for a hospital in several ways. Not only can they hurt your wallet, they also negatively affect your reputation, which can cause harm for years down the line. But two simple words may prevent many malpractice cases against hospitals: “I’m sorry.” 

Medical malpractice verdict: Hospital pays $78.5 million

What is your worst nightmare when it comes to being a hospital executive? Is it paying millions for medical malpractice?