N.C Medical Board Seeks to Publish Medical Malpractice Info Online

The North Carolina medical board is seeking to post medical malpractice information online as a way to “protect people from troubled doctors.” This proposal stems from a new state law, which requires disclosure of medical malpractice information at the board’s discretion. If the board approves this plan on June 30th, North Carolina will be come the 23rd state to offer medical malpractice information to the public. Obviously, North Carolina doctors are fighting this proposal. The N.C medical society states that the proposal is “unfair” and should not include medical malpractice settlement information prior to June 30th. They argue that some … [Read more...]