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Howard's Daily: Medical 'Safe Harbors' Require Expert Health Courts

Philip K. Howard | Posted 04.28.2014 | Politics
Philip K. Howard

Restoring reliability to the medical malpractice system, Peter Orszag (former head of OMB under Obama) periodically reminds us, could avoid the vast waste of "unnecessary tests and treatments" ordered only because doctors "believe it will protect them from a lawsuit."