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(Studio) 1 hosp. in Florida finds alternative to conventional malpractice insurance coverage.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Daytona, Florida) Halifax Hosp. has self-insured malpractice plan funded and administered by hosp.; key to success is self-policing. Hosp. writes up incident report on all hosp, incidents no matter how small; tries to make settlement right away if hosp. believes it's in wrong. [Risk manager Jack MULLIN - says hosp. won't tolerate gross malpractice.]
REPORTER: David Dick
- Cronkite, Walter;
- Dick, David
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