Lawsuits and the Role of Insurance - Module 4 of 5


Question 1

Which of the following is a key question in determining whether a potential plaintiff should proceed with a malpractice action?

Question 2

Evidence such as medical bills, physician’s evaluations, witness interviews, and photographs documenting the injury will be helpful to a plaintiff for all of the following reasons, except?

Question 3

Which of the following parties is least likely to be targeted as a potential defendant by a plaintiff seeking to recover a full damages award?

Question 4

Which of the following is not one of the means that states have enacted to reduce the burden of malpractice lawsuits on the court system?

Question 5

Which of the following is true?

Question 6

Fill in the blank. Settlement of a medical malpractice action ____?

Question 7

Which of the following is not usually a reason one or both parties may prefer to settle rather than go to trial?

Question 8

The primary difference between mediation and arbitration is _____?

Question 9

Which of the following is not one of the roles of an insurance carrier in a medical malpractice suit?

Question 10

Which of the following is true?