Mar 29, 2018, 12:07 PM
Dec 21, 2017, 12:08 PM
On Nov. 22, 2017, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued a decision on a the statute of limitations for survival actions. Get background on the case and find out what the Court decided.
Dec 7, 2017, 11:52 AM
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Oct 26, 2017, 12:08 PM
Two bills signed into law Oct. 30, 2017, would require the Pennsylvania Professional Liability Joint
Underwriting Association to pay $200 million to the state or
Oct 1, 2017, 12:08 PM
has released its medical malpractice statistics for the 2016 calendar year. Here's a closer look at the numbers.
Sep 7, 2017, 12:09 PM
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal
in a medical liability case that could have implications on Pennsylvania’s
statute of limitations for medical liability claims.
Jun 30, 2017, 19:14 PM
On June 28, 2017, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a medical liability bill that, if enacted, would provide Pennsylvania with a cap on non-economic damages and limits on contingency fees.
Feb 1, 2017, 18:47 PM
On July 19, 2017, the Pennsylvania Superior Court ruled that the
transmittal and reading of an echocardiogram was sufficient for the rendering of health care services. This decision has serious ramifications on the appropriate venue for medical professional liability suits.
Oct 2, 2015, 19:30 PM
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled in in favor of a position that PAMED supported with an amicus curiae brief in a medical professional liability case: Green v. Pennsylvania Hospital.
Aug 15, 2015, 18:50 PM
The Pennsylvania courts continue to set a high standard for how consent to arbitrate a medical professional liability claim must be obtained when the patient is incompetent and cannot personally sign the agreement.
Jun 15, 2015, 18:52 PM