Monday, October 12, 2009
Saying "Sorry" Pays Off For Doctors, Hospitals is an important AP News article that was carried by the North County Times on September 2, 2009. It is about a law journal article which documents how medical malpractice claims went down at a major university medical center because doctors admitted their mistakes up front and offered compensation.
outlines the University of Michigan Health System’s success in detail also
states that the university puts an emphasis on disclosure and transparency.
Richard C. Boothman, et. al., A Better
Approach to Medical Malpractice Claims? The
This may seem counter intuitive to some, but the importance of apologies has been well documented and I am writing an article about the implications for labor and employment law.
Mitchell H. Rubinstein