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About HCLA & PPN

We are dedicated to reform of our nation’s broken medical liability system.

12/23/2014

A new report by the American College of Surgeons keeps physicians up-to-date on the history and current state of the medical liability system and encourages education on policy issues that affect time in the operating room.

While traditional reforms (including reasonable limits on non-economic damages, periodic payments of damages, and statutes of limitations) are well-known and understood, surgeons are uncertain about how alternative solutions could affect their patients and their practice.