Senator Joseph Vitale on Advances in Medical Malpractice Liability Reform

WOODBRIDGE- Senator Joseph F. Vitale (D-Middlesex) today announced major advances in medical malpractice liability reform. A bi-partisan meeting yesterday between the Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee and the Senate Commerce Committee has brought about an agreement in principle designed to end the dispute over Medical Malpractice Insurance reform.

Senator Vitale on the crafting of medical malpractice liability reform. OC – “real and viable solution.” Senator Vitale on the crafting of medical malpractice liability reform. OC – “real and viable solution.” (0:56)

Senator Vitale on how the bill will affect the current malpractice insurance crisis. OC – “a more responsible system.” Senator Vitale on how the bill will affect the current malpractice insurance crisis. OC – “a more responsible system.” (0:21)

Senator Vitale on his refusal to limit malpractice awards. OC – “I believe it’s ethical.” Senator Vitale on his refusal to limit malpractice awards. OC – “I believe it’s ethical.” (0:27)