Natmed releases its Annual Survey of Medical Malpractice Judgments of 2018

By: Natmed Medical Defence (Pty) Ltd

Natmed Medical Defence (Pty) Ltd, a 24 years old, leading South African Medical Malpractice Insurance Broker, has launched its Annual Survey of Medical Malpractice Judgments of 2018.

Is there a medico-legal litigation “crisis” in South Africa? The Natmed review of the medico-legal handed down in 2018 paints a more nuanced picture. Natmed’s annual review of medical malpractice judgments of 2018 is a comprehensive review of all of the South African judgments of 2018 with a summary of facts, findings and commentary. It represents South African law as at 31 December 2018.

The Annual Survey of Medical Malpractice Judgments of 2018 covers:

  • Limited Private Healthcare Sector Judgments;
  • Birth Injuries;
  • Lost Medical Records;
  • Harm Does Not Always Lie Where It Falls