Reducing Obstetrics Malpractice Claims: Addressing Ways of Reducing Maternal Morbidity/Mortality and Preventable Medical Errors

June 26, 2019 4:15pm

Joseph A. Farchione
Partner
Wheeler Trigg O'Donnell LLP (Denver, CO)

Gary D. Fox
Founding Partner
Stewart Tilghman Fox Bianchi & Cain P.A. (Miami, FL)

Eric Stockman
Partner
Stockman O'Connor PLLC (Bridgeport, CT)

  • Addressing potential causes for alarming rates of maternal morbidity/mortality and attendant liability implications
  • Exploring potential ways to prevent these errors
  • Identifying safety initiatives being introduced in hospitals and other facilities performing deliveries
  • Understanding how current reform efforts may shift the standard of care
  • Are reform efforts factoring into settlements in a given case?