Entries by Elie Maalouf

Opioid-Related Lawsuits Lead the Way in Medication Error Malpractice, New Report Finds

Medication errors are the fourth most common reason for medical malpractice claims, according to a new report published by the medical professional liability insurance company, Coverys. More specifically, events involving opioids accounted for 24% of medication error lawsuits, the highest percentage of medication-related claims.   These statistics are particularly troubling in light of the opioid […]