Profits Over Patients – New York City Hospitals Forgo Medical Malpractice Insurance

The basic idea behind medical malpractice is straightforward: when a hospital or doctor injures a patient – administers the wrong medication, malpractices a child and causes brain damage, commits surgical malpractice, or fails to diagnose cancer – the defendant is required to pay for the consequences of their medical errors. ¬†This is important because it…