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Recent Trends in the Nursing Home Liability Insurance Market

Publication Date
May 15, 2006

This report first presents a summary of the environment in each of the five states — California, Florida, Georgia, Ohio and Texas — that were selected for case study analysis. Next, the report describes national trends in litigation and claims against the nursing home industry. The report then presents trends in the nursing home liability insurance market across the country, in response to the rise in liability claims and costs. Last, the report discusses how various states have responded to the nursing home liability insurance crisis through the enactment of tort reform. [34 PDF pages]