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    • 10/6/2015Introduction to MPLI Washington, D.C.
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    • 10/22/2015Corporate Counsel Workshop St. Augustine, FL
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    • 11/4/2015Claims/Risk Management Workshop New Orleans, LA
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Inside Medical Liability Magazine
FIRST QUARTER 2015

Cover Story

In the coming years, an economic rebound and regulatory and technological changes may drive up the number and severity of claims.

Also:
  • How to analyze and act on big data to predict behavior and make better decisions
  • A look at the unique safety and quality implications in bariatric surgery
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U.S. House Passes SGR Repeal Bill

The U.S. House of Representatives passed bipartisan legislation, H.R. 2, to repeal Medicare’s Sustainable Growth Rate formula and replace it with a more adequate reimbursement model. PIAA’s interest in the legislation is focused on a provision the Association was able to add related to standards of care and would ensure that federal healthcare guidelines may not be misused in court in an effort to demonstrate negligence.

MPL Specialty Specific Series Available for Purchase

The PIAA Data Sharing Project has released the new MPL Specialty Specific Series. The report provides claims analyses from 2004-2013 on the top 23 medical specialties reported to the DSP. To access pricing for the MPL SSS and other PIAA publications, click here.


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