Medical/Legal News

Angeli v. Kluka (Fla. 1st DCA 2016)
Florida’s First District Court of Appeal holds that the consent of one parent is sufficient to permit a healthcare provider to render non-emergent care or treatment, even when the healthcare provider allegedly knows or should know that the other parent has objected to the same care or treatment.
Outcomes of Medical Malpractice Litigation Against US Physicians (June 2012)
Anupam B. Jena, MD, PhD; Amitabh Chandra, PhD; Darius Lakdawalla, PhD; Seth Seabury, PhD
University of Florida Board of Trustees v. Stone (2012)
Florida 1st DCA holds Good Samaritan Act may apply for a patient admitted to hospital nursing unit.