Negligence claims to rise by 50% in WalesBMJ 2000; 321 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.321.7255.198/d (Published 22 July 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;321:198
- Roger Dobson
The Welsh Assembly has been warned that clinical negligence claims against the NHS in Wales could spiral out of control unless remedial action is taken. A report on the annual accounts of the NHS in Wales says that the forecast cost of claims is £214m ($321m), a £69m increase in 12 months.
“A potential £214m bill for clinical negligence claims …