Archive for February, 2010

Pelosi: Democrat majority to hold (Washington Post)

44 | Speaker also says health reform will pass, abortion rights will neither increase nor diminish.

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McCain: Obam, Congress Must Move Pat ‘Unsavory Deals’ (CQPolitics.com via Yahoo! News)

Backroom deals have marred the debate over health care reform and poisoned the public’s attitude toward the legislation, Sen. John McCain said Sunday.

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Medical malpractice sector to soften in 2010: Report (Business Insurance)

The medical malpractice insurance market is expected to soften in 2010, though some medical malpractice insurers could still be profitable this year, according to a report released Friday by Standard & Poor’s Corp.

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Woman recalls horror in Lakeshore ER (Montreal Gazette)

Joanne De Groot says she is never going back to the emergency room at the Lakeshore General Hospital because it’s not safe for patients.

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Former doctor is facing even more malpractice suits (WCNC Charlotte)

CHARLOTTE, N.C.– New troubles for a suspended Ballantyne doctor.           More women have come forward saying Dr. Paul Drago botched their plastic surgeries, leaving them disfigured and worse. The lawsuits are piling up against the suspended doctor.   Former patients say they believed his claims that he was a trained plastic surgeon.   “He said he was the best,” says one of the victims.   The …

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