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Since 1971, Horty, Springer & Mattern has focused on the legal issues so you can focus on what’s important – patient care. To that end, we invite you to take a more in-depth look at how we enable our client’s healthcare success in the health care industry through our legal services.

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What’s New in Health Law


New Cases


Hospital Incident Report Is Privileged

The Florida District Court of Appeals held that a patient could not obtain a hospital incident report related to an event surrounding their birth because the incident report was patient safety work product entitled to privilege under the PSQIA. Tallahassee Mem’l Healthcare, Inc. v. Wiles

To read more about this case and to find out what’s new in healthcare law, visit our What’s New page


Question of the Week

A member of our Medical Staff recently disclosed to the Chief of Staff that they have a prescription to use medical marijuana. How should we handle this?

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Since 1971, Horty, Springer & Mattern has been enabling our clients’ success in the health care industry through legal services, on-site education and national seminars. Whether you’re training and empowering physician leaders, dealing with Medical Staff issues, negotiating physician contracts, or are in need of leadership and training development, we can help.

At Horty, Springer & Mattern, we utilize the law to enable our clients’ success resulting in a powerful, positive, and lasting impact.

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