Monthly Archives: May 2011

23May

Who is covered by the Indiana Medical Malpractice Act?

Posted by Baker & Gilchrist in Medical Malpractice Law

The Indiana Medical Malpractice Act has to be followed in a negligence case when the healthcare provider is a “qualified healthcare provider” – which essentially means that the healthcare provider has followed certain steps, which include obtaining malpractice insurance coverage…

23May

More Mistakes are Made By Physicians Later in the Day

Posted by Baker & Gilchrist in Medical Malpractice Law
medical mistakes caused by inexperienced physicians

Although the US Preventive Task Force recommends that anyone between the ages of 50 and 75 be screened for colon cancer, The American Journal of Gastroenterology reported in its March issue a recent study which found that the more colonoscopy’s…

11May

Dying Indiana Doctor Complains About Unfairness of Malpractice Act

Posted by Baker & Gilchrist in Medical Malpractice Law

Indianapolis television station, WRTV channel 6, is reporting the case of an Indiana doctor, a victim of medical malpractice, who is publicly complaining about the unfairness of the Indiana Medical Malpractice Act. Dr. Hubbard has terminal cancer which was apparently…