Florida courts have recognized that hospitals may be liable for the acts of nonemployee physicians on the theories of joint venture and apparent agency.
The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.
Additional Medical Malpractice Articles
- Attorneys' Fees
- Contributory Or Comparative Negligence
- Collateral Source Rule
- Damage Caps
- Expert Testimony
- Joint And Several Liability
- Patient Compensation Funds And Physician Insurance
- Periodic Payments
- Pre-Judgment Interest
- Statutes Of Limitations