Most malpractice lawsuits are just seeking a payday

2014-06-12T00:00:00Z 2014-06-12T17:49:17Z Most malpractice lawsuits are just seeking a paydayBy Steven Flick
June 12, 2014 12:00 am  • 

Dr. Arvind Gandhi has kept me alive for 29 years. I have been through angioplasties, bypass surgery and pacemaker defibrillator implants. Never had a problem. Any problem I had is like everyone else not listening to the doctors.

I believe malpractice suits are wrong, and some people are looking for a payday along with lawyers. I will agree some malpractice suits may have something to them, but most are for paydays. This is why our health care is so expensive.

The thing I like best is the joke: What do you call 1,000 lawyers chained together at the bottom of the ocean? A good start.

- Steven Flick, Hammond

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