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March 16, 2019 Bob Buckley: Get The Facts Straight On Medical Malpractice

Bob Buckley, an attorney in Independence, Missouri, touts the value of using the medical malpractice data and analysis featured in our recently published report, Medical Malpractice in America.

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March 15, 2019 Medical Malpractice Analysis in Radiation Oncology: A Decade of Results From a National Comparative Benchmarking System

Researchers used the CRICO Strategies’ national database of medical liability claims, Comparative Benchmarking System, to analyze the issue of medical errors in radiation oncology (RO).

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March 1, 2019 In Conversation With Susan Haas MD, MSc

Susan Haas, MD, MSc, of Ariadne Labs spoke with Medical Liability Monitor about Ariadne’s initiative which, in partnership and support from CRICO, addresses health care system expansion risks.

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New CRICO Comparative Benchmarking System Report Indicates Claim Frequency Down; Claim Severity, Management Costs Up

  • March 1, 2019

The Medical Liability Monitor’s (MLM) March 2019 issue featured the newly released CRICO Strategies Comparative Benchmarking System report findings on medical malpractice in America.


MLM’s cover story highlights national data from “Medical Malpractice in America: A 10-year Assessment with Insights.” The CRICO Strategies report provides findings that demonstrate “the frequency of medical professional liability claims declined dramatically between 2007 and 2016, while claim severity grew in line with inflation and the cost to manage all claims outpaced inflation,” reported MLM.

 

Citation for the Full-text Article

New CRICO Comparative Benchmarking System report indicates claim frequency down; claim severity, management costs up. Medical Liability Monitor. March 2019;44(3):1, 7.

 

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