170.011 Liability for Acts or Omissions

170.011

Liability for Acts or Omissions: Texas law should be changed to provide that (1) managed care organizations and insurance plans shall not be vicariously liable for any act or omission of a physician; (2) physicians shall not be vicariously liable for acts or omissions of managed care organizations or insurance plans; and (3) all agreements by which a physician or medical group practice indemnifies a managed care organization or insurance plan are void, including agreements entered into prior to the effective date of the amended statute (Res. 109-A-02; reaffirmed CSE Rep. 1-A-13).

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October 07, 2016