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Lawsuits against nurses could lead to higher professional liability rates

Published April 13, 2014 CST

Insurance industry observers say the trend of increasing payments to indemnify nurse practitioners when they are sued could lead to higher professional liability insurance rates.

Primary care provider role exposes nurse practitioners to malpractice risks

Published April 13, 2014 CST

As nurse practitioners assume greater responsibility for providing primary care, they also are becoming more vulnerable to medical malpractice exposures.