Medical Malpractice Cases

Florida Medical Malpractice Statute: 395.0056 - Litigation notice requirement

395.0056 Litigation notice requirement.Upon receipt of a copy of a complaint filed against a hospital as a defendant in a medical malpractice action as required by s. 766.106(2), the agency shall:
(1) Review its adverse incident report files pertaining to the licensed facility that is the subject of the complaint to determine whether the facility timely complied with the requirements of s. 395.0197; and
(2) Review the incident that is the subject of the complaint and determine whether it involved conduct by a licensee which is potentially subject to disciplinary action.
History.s. 2, ch. 2003-416.
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