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Israel's medical complaints system updated

BMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7127.247c (Published 24 January 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:247
  1. Judy Siegel-Itzkovich
  1. Jerusalem

    Israel is to revamp completely the process of investigating complaints of alleged medical malpractice—which today takes an average of two years per case, with some taking as long as eight years.

    Amendments to the Physicians' Law have already been approved by the ministerial committee on legislation and are due to be approved by the Knesset (Israel's parliament) within a few months, said the ministry's legal adviser, Mira …

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