Patient sues after learning UCH records search could top $1 million
By Shelley Rossetter, Times Staff Writer
In Print: Saturday, January 9, 2010
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TAMPA — A man attempting to learn whether his surgeon made mistakes at University Community Hospital found that access comes at a high price.
To search through years of records for adverse incident reports on his surgeon, William D. Raulerson would have to pay UCH more than a million dollars, he discovered.
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An “interesting” legal tactic to defend a malpractice suit.
My thought is that after we get Obama-care, who will the injured sue? A government hospital, in a government court. Good luck with that! And who are you expecting to win?
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