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INCIDENT REPORT PRIVILEGED

The Supreme Court of Iowa held that a hospital’s Patient Safety Net form, which is basically an incident report, and related documents, were privileged under a state statute and were not subject to discovery.

Bauer v. Wellspan Med. Grp.


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Question of the Week


Our current Medical Staff Bylaws state that in order to be eligible for reappointment and renewal of clinical privileges, an individual must have “completed all medical records” during the previous appointment term. However, even if an individual was compliant 100% of the time, on the date the application was filed, not all of the individual’s medical records would be complete, as some would be outstanding. How do you resolve that issue?

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