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Diagnosing Malpractice Insurance Rates

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Diagnosing Malpractice Insurance Rates

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Diagnosing Malpractice Insurance Rates

Diagnosing Malpractice Insurance Rates

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Medical malpractice insurance rates are not handled like other premiums, such as car insurance. Doctors who have been successfully sued pay the same premiums as those who have never been sued. Hear NPR's Scott Simon and Michelle Mello of the Harvard School of Public Heath.

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