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Medical Malpractice in Tennessee

Related Medical Malpractice Statistics

  • 2,292 (1.2%) medical malpractice payment reports were made against physicians in Tennessee 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • 110 (2.47%) medical malpractice payment reports were made against nurses in Tennessee 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • 1.2% of medical malpractice payment reports made against physicians were in Tennessee 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • 2.5% of medical malpractice payment reports made against nurses were in Tennessee 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • 0.9% of medical malpractice payment reports made against dentists were in Tennessee 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • 307 medical malpractice payment reports were made against dentists in Tennessee 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • 173 medical malpractice payment reports were made against physicians in Tennessee 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • 1.2% of medical malpractice payment reports made against physicians were in Tennessee 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • 0.6% of medical malpractice payment reports made against dentists were in Tennessee 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • 14 medical malpractice payment reports were made against dentists in Tennessee 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • 0.9% of medical malpractice payment reports made against dentists were in Tennessee 1990-2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • $269,737 in mean medical malpractice payments was made by physicians in Tennessee 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)
  • $150,000 in median medical malpractice payments was made by physicians in Tennessee 2003 (2003 Annual Report, National Practitioner Data Bank, US DHHS)

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