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March 2017

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Proposed Law on Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home Abuse May Hurt Your Family

It’s already hard enough in many states to hold accountable those responsible for medical errors at nursing homes, clinics and hospitals. But a new bill now before the U.S. Congress will make it even harder, and in some cases impossible, for any American to pursue justice when injured by substandard health care. Given that credible studies show more people are killed and injured each year by medical errors and negligence than car accidents, this is one issue you should know more about NOW to protect yourself and those you love most.

BY THE NUMBERS

2%

Two percent or less of all civil lawsuits involve medical malpractice.
 

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Damage Caps Prevent Needed Care

Sage Schmidt received $17 million in a medical malpractice suit. So far, she hasn’t received a cent because of damages caps. 
 

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TAKE ACTION TODAY!

Click to learn more about H.R. 1215, a bill that will restrict your rights to pursue a medical malpractice case.

 

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