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LIA-007: Medical Liability in a Managed Care Environment

Medical Liability in a Managed Care Environment: The Wisconsin Medical Society supports legislation to prohibit managed care entities from inserting language in their contracts with physicians that hold the managed care organization harmless if harm befalls a patient as a result of the acts or omissions of the managed care organization. (HOD, 0411)*

*Currently under five-year policy review.