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Majority Of Docs Face Malpractice Claims

Every week, Kaiser Health News reporter Shefali S. Kulkarni compiles a selection of recently released health policy studies and briefs for Kaiser Health News’ Daily Report.

This week in Research Roundup:

  • New England Journal of Medicine explorers the frequency of malpractice claims and cumulative risk of malpractice claims across specialties.
  • The Government Accountability Office examines the Health & Human Services Physicians Feedback Program.
  • Health Affairs looks into how many Medicare Advantage options is too many.
  • The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Urban Institute evaluate the success of efforts to increase the enrollment of children in Medicare and CHIP.

Read more in the Daily Report.

KHN (Kaiser Health News) is a national newsroom that produces in-depth journalism about health issues. Together with Policy Analysis and Polling, KHN is one of the three major operating programs at KFF (Kaiser Family Foundation). KFF is an endowed nonprofit organization providing information on health issues to the nation.

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