Author Archives: Lindsey Chepke

From Medical Malpractice to Quality Assurance

This article is in Health Care Touchstones: Cost and Quality, Spring 2008

A properly designed malpractice insurance system could actually decrease the prevalence of errors and enhance the overall level of care. Every decade or so, the United States is seized with a fervor to reform medical malpractice. Unfortunately, this zest is typically motivated by circumstances that have little to do with the fundamental problems of medical […]