David Haney: Know Your Risk for Malpractice Liability
July 12, 2016
Are personal injury lawsuits impacting access to healthcare in Kentucky? That’s a question many have considered since a 2011 study commissioned by the Commonwealth of Kentucky found that a lack of tort reform was a potential impact on our caregiver workforce capacity.
For the past six years, I have represented numerous Kentucky physicians who have encountered unduly burdensome medical malpractice lawsuits. If you are a doctor or caregiver working in Kentucky, the state’s medical malpractice liability climate poses a significant amount of risk when compared to surrounding states because of its unstable and inconsistent liability environment.