Much of my last two weeks has been spent researching a recent Bill that my Congressman Bob Goodlatte drafted and presented to the House Judiciary Committee in late February.
The Bill HR1215 – Protecting Access to Care Act 2017 (ironic name) would have a severe and negative impact on Virginians.
Please take 15 minutes to listen to my recent podcast on the Bill. Link is below.
Other links are also below. Email with questions – and thanks for caring about Virginians.
New, Evidence-based Estimate of Patient Harms Associated with Hospital Care:
American Bar Association Statement on HR1215:
How to Email your Senators and Congressmen: http://www.takejusticeback.com/rightsatrisk
Economic Analysis of whether similar efforts would decrease costs of malpractice insurance and overall cost of healthcare: http://www.hbs.edu/faculty/Publication%20Files/8_Dafny_Impact%20of%20Tort%20Reform_2012_93c817fc-8837-4430-bf73-e17d651f505e.pdf
Congressman Goodlatte’s contact information: https://goodlatte.house.gov/