A way to fix the healthcare crisis
Cosmetic surgery financial model
Cutting back on extra tests
The defensive practice of medicine is often touted as a great cause for the problems of medical practice today. Though important, it is not the only cause; yet, it is a cause that should be dealt with.
Tort reform and caps on pain and suffering to reduce malpractice payments is a necessary first step in providing physicians with the cover they need to practice good medicine in hospitals and offices rather than defensive medicine in courtrooms.