HHS offers grants for malpractice pilot projects

09/18/2009 | Bloomberg

HHS will give out $25 million in grants to states and hospital systems for projects to improve patient safety and reduce frivolous lawsuits against physicians. HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said physicians practice expensive defensive medicine because they fear being sued by patients.

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