170.007 Professional Liability

170.007

Professional Liability: To ensure access to medical care for Texans, the Texas Medical Association will continue efforts to (1) reduce or limit frivolous professional liability claims; (2) continue to examine the causes of claims frequency; (3) monitor claims data collected by the Texas Department of Insurance and the Texas Medical Board and make the aggregate data available to the membership; (4) advocate for judicial enforcement of current expert witness and cost bond provisions; and (5) allow the right to countersue (Substitute Res. 102, 103, 108-I-00; amended CSE Rep. 1-A-10).

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October 07, 2016