Blood products and medical malpractice: Medical Malpractice


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Related Medical Malpractice Statistics

  • Medical malpractice lawsuit payment statistics for IV malpractice or blood products malpractice in the USA:
    • 53 medical malpractice payments were made due to IV and blood products related malpractice in the US 2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $194,129 was the mean medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice in the US 2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $75,000 was the median medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice in the US 2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • 721 medical malpractice payments were made due to IV and blood products related malpractice in the US 1990-2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $168,501 was the mean medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice in the US 1990-2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $67,500 was the median medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice in the US 1990-2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • Medical malpractice lawsuit payment statistics for IV malpractice and blood products malpractice in the USA:
    • There was a 4.24 year mean time delay between IV and blood products related malpractice incident and payment in the US 2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • There was a 3.3 year median time delay between IV and blood products related malpractice incident and payment in the US 2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • Medical malpractice lawsuit payment statistics for IV malpractice or blood products malpractice in the USA:
    • 132 IV and blood products related malpractice payment reports were made against registered nurses in the US 1990-2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • 13 IV and blood products related malpractice payment reports were made against nurse anaesthetists in the US 1990-2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • 0 IV and blood products related malpractice payment reports were made against nurse midwives in the US 1990-2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • 2 IV and blood products related malpractice payment reports were made against nurse practitioners in the US 1990-2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • 0 IV and blood products related malpractice payment reports were made against advanced nurse practitioners in the US 1990-2002 (2002 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • Medical malpractice lawsuit statistics for IV malpractice or blood products malpractice in the USA:
    • There were 571 intravenous or blood related primary malpractice acts or omissions in the US 1990-96 (The National Practitioner Data Bank Public Use File)
    • Less than 1% of primary malpractice acts or omissions were intravenous or blood related in the US 1990-96 (The National Practitioner Data Bank Public Use File)
    • $87,352,002 in payments were made for intravenous or blood related primary malpractice acts or omissions in the US 1990-96 (The National Practitioner Data Bank Public Use File)
  • Medical malpractice statistics for the USA 2003:
    • 43 (0.3%) medical malpractice payments were made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by physicians in the US 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $169,115 was the mean medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by physicians in the US 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $125,000 was the median medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by physicians in the US 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • 764 (0.4%) medical malpractice payments were made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by physicians in the US 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $168,536 was the mean medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by physicians in the US 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $72,550 was the median medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by physicians in the US 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • Medical malpractice statistics for the USA 2003:
    • There was a 4.28 year mean delay between IV and blood products related malpractice incident and payment in the US 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • There was a 3.57 year median delay between IV and blood products related malpractice incident and payment in the US 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • Medical malpractice statistics for the USA 2003:
    • 14 (3.2%) medical malpractice payments related to IV and blood products were made by nurses in the US 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $107,313 was the mean medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by nurses in the US 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $61,250 was the median medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by nurses in the US 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • 161 (3.5%) medical malpractice payments related to IV and blood products were made by nurses in the US 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $193,616 was the mean medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by nurses in the US 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $65,000 was the median medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by nurses in the US 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • Medical malpractice statistics for the USA 2003:
    • 2 (1.7%) medical malpractice payments related to IV and blood products were made by physician assistants by physician assistants in the US 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $154,375 was the mean medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by physician assistants in the US 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $154,375 was the median medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by physician assistants in the US 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • 2 (0.3%) medical malpractice payments related to IV and blood products were made by physician assistants in the US 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $154,375 was the mean medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by physician assistants in the US 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
    • $154,375 was the median medical malpractice payments made due to IV and blood products related malpractice by physician assistants in the US 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)

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