SB 1134: Compensation for Personal Injury or Wrongful Death Arising from a Medical Injury
GENERAL BILL by Hays
Compensation for Personal Injury or Wrongful Death Arising from a Medical Injury; Creating the "Patient Injury Act;" requiring the Department of Health or certain boards thereof to require the completion of a course relating to communication of medical errors; specifying that certain provisions are an exclusive remedy for personal injury or wrongful death; providing for a determination of compensation upon a prima facie claim of a medical injury having been made; requiring notice to patients of provider participation in the Patient Compensation System, etc.
- Judiciary (JU)
- Health Policy (HP)
- Appropriations (AP)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Judiciary; Health Policy; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 85
• Introduced -SJ 85
• Died in Judiciary
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