All medical malpractice injury or death cases must, as a condition precedent to bring suit, be presented to a hearing panel established by the Idaho state board of medicine. Idaho Code §§ 6­1001 to 1011 (1990). The proceedings before the panel are informal and nonbinding. Id. The findings and determinations of the panel are inadmissible in any civil action. Idaho Code § 6­1011 (1990).

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