New Medicare Rule May Fuel LitigationSeptember 24, 2007
Fox's William Maruca was recently quoted in "New Medicare Rule May Fuel Litigation," by Tresa Baldas. The article appeared in the September 24, 2007 edition of the National Law Journal.
The article discusses a new Medicare policy that goes into effect in October 2008. Under the new policy, the government will not pay for preventable hospital injuries. Maruca discusses his view of the policy and his expectation that it will provide a "boost" for plaintiff's lawyers in medical malpractice cases.
Read the full article at http://www.law.com/jsp/nlj/PubArticleNLJ.jsp?id=1190365377099. This is available only to subscribers of NLJ online.