California Medical Association honors AMA, Litigation Center for aid in lawsuit testing medical staff self-governance. The case awaits resolution.
A Hawaii court will decide what makes a physician eligible for higher Medicaid primary care payments. The outcome could worsen a physician shortage.
A decision by the New Jersey high court could affect 2,000 cases. It could also undermine patient-physician decision making and informed consent.
State appeals court ruling threatens Wisconsin’s relatively stable medical liability environment by striking down its $750,000 cap on noneconomic damages.
Organized medicine stands with physicians after California hospital removes and replaces elected medical staff officers and their bylaws.