Providing Charity Care: A Primer on Liability Risk


Subject:
Law by Subject , Charity & Nonprofit Resources , Health , Health Law , Charities

Description:
This brief presentation looks at charitable immunity laws, which apply to medical care given in volunteer settings such as free clinics and other programs for the uninsured. Discusses state laws, federal legislation, and related topics. Includes links to other articles about physician liability. From the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP).

Creator:
Shapiro, Howard B.

Publisher:
American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.aafp.org/fpm/20030100/52prov.html


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