Georgia Voters Support Patients Compensation System to Curb Healthcare Costs

WASHINGTON (September 23, 2013) – With rising healthcare costs a concern, a new poll by McLaughlin & Associates finds strong support among Georgia voters for the proposed Patients Compensation System as a concept to curb healthcare costs, reduce the practice of defensive medicine and give more patients access to justice. The statewide poll released today,… Read

New Poll: Georgians Believe Medical Malpractice Suits Increase Healthcare Costs

Patients For Fair Compensation Two-thirds support reforming state’s tort system ATLANTA (September 18, 2013) — By more than a 2-1 margin, Georgia voters believe physicians order unnecessary tests and procedures for their patients to keep from being sued, according to a new poll released today by Patients for Fair Compensation. The poll, conducted by McLaughlin… Read