We often hear about malpractice reform pitched in terms of spending reductions. But that ignores its other potential effects. Does it affect physician migration? In a good way or a bad way? There’s a new study on that topic, and I discuss it over at the AcademyHealth blog.
Aaron E. Carroll, MD, MS is co-Editor-in-Chief of The Incidental Economist and tweets at @aaronecarroll. He is the Chief Health Officer at Indiana University. He is also a Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Dean for Research Mentoring at the Indiana University School of Medicine. In addition to contributing regularly to The New York Times and the Atlantic, he is the author of four books, most recently The Bad Food Bible.