Health Care Tort System

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1. Hospitals can avoid common law tort systems by adapting a Guidelines Based Systems. These systems will give the Clinic or Hospital click all practice guideline statements to follow. The statements will provide appropriate treatments for illnesses, symptoms and even different types of patients (Kessler, 2011). Such guidelines will help the physician fine the best clinical approach for the patient, thus verging away from malpractice or negligent issues (Kessler, 2011).
2. Another idea would be to make sure the patient and doctor go over the procedure, or treatment plan together and sign a contract stating that everyone knows the risks and all questions were asked. I know most doctor offices do this already but it should be strongly enforced

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