According to Joanne Doroshow, Executive Director for the Center for Justice & Democracy, a new study from the Americans for Insurance Reform called True Risk: Medical Liability, Malpractice Insurance and Health Care has been released with major findings. According to Doroshow, medical malpractice premiums are the lowest they have been in over 30 years. The premiums are “less than one-half of one percent of the country’s overall healthcare costs. Also, medical malpractice claims have dropped 45% since 2000.
Read more about the medical liability study here.