Radiology Malpractice Lawsuits: Bringing or Defending Claims for Medical Errors or Omissions
Proving or Challenging Causation, Leveraging Experts, Assessing Damages, Negotiating Settlements
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will examine current trends in medical malpractice lawsuits against radiologists and strategies for plaintiff and defense counsel handling these cases. The panel will discuss common bases for claims, proving or challenging causation and damages, working with expert witnesses to determine the appropriate standard of medical care and treatment, settlement strategies, and more.
- Most common allegations against radiologists
- Proving or challenging causation
- Discovery considerations
- Working with experts
- Assessing damages
- Settling claims
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- Most common claims brought against radiologists
- Challenges for plaintiff attorneys bringing claims against radiologists
- Challenges for defense attorneys defending claims against radiologists
- Settlement considerations in malpractice claims against radiologists
Philip Artusa, Esq.
Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan
Mr. Artusa practices in the firm’s Medical Malpractice Group. His practice focuses on representing hospitals,... | Read More
Mr. Artusa practices in the firm’s Medical Malpractice Group. His practice focuses on representing hospitals, physicians, and various other healthcare providers in malpractice litigation, specializing in radiology malpractice.Close
Ruth Corcoran, Esq.
Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan
Ms. Corcoran’s practice focuses on the defense of hospitals, physicians, nurses and other healthcare entities in... | Read More
Ms. Corcoran’s practice focuses on the defense of hospitals, physicians, nurses and other healthcare entities in medical malpractice litigation. Prior to joining KBR, she worked as a Legal Compliance Specialist for a Manhattan-based ambulatory surgery center management firm where she gained exposure to issues pertaining to risk management, malpractice insurance and litigation, stark law, HIPAA, and other regulatory considerations for New York based outpatient facilities.Close
Dr. Armand Leone, Jr., M.D., Esq.
Dr. Leone is a Board Certified Diagnostic Radiologist and attorney and concentrates his practice on medical... | Read More
Dr. Leone is a Board Certified Diagnostic Radiologist and attorney and concentrates his practice on medical malpractice matters. He coordinates all interactions with the medical community, conducts medical research, deposes medical professionals and takes medical malpractice cases up to the point of trial. He is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology. He practiced as a radiologist prior to becoming a lawyer.Close
Douglas S. Grossbart, M.D.
Pellettieri Rabstein & Altman
Mr. Grossbart is a physician-attorney specializing in medical malpractice, brain injury, product liability and other... | Read More
Mr. Grossbart is a physician-attorney specializing in medical malpractice, brain injury, product liability and other complex personal injury matters, including substantial automobile and aviation matters involving catastrophic injuries. He has handled nursing malpractice, and hospital malpractice as well as nursing home abuse matters.Close