Court set to decide whether patient safety information protected under the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act is subject to discovery in liability case.
The AMA urges the U.S. Justice Department to reject any settlement offers that would allow Anthem-Cigna merger.
A 5 – 0 decision upholds a regulation mandating easy-to-understand symbols telling consumers when meals exceed the recommended daily limit on sodium.
A federal appeals court rules that a state law restricting physicians’ ability to consult with patients about firearm safety infringes on free speech rights.
Court decides that medical incident reports used for patient-safety improvements are not protected from disclosure in medical liability cases.