November 15, 2004
Insurer Raises Rates For More Than 6,000 Doctors
Medical Mutual is suffering from a surge in malpractice payouts, but it's not clear what's causing the surge, how severe the problem is, or whether Med Mutual's business practices are contributing to it, The (Baltimore) Sun reported Sunday. "Doctors are in a very severe crisis," said David Murray, Med Mutual's chief executive officer. "The legal system is eating them alive."
Posted by Tom Troceen