This paper concentrates on the primary theme of LOST RECORDS in which you have to explain and evaluate its intricate aspects in detail. In addition to this, this paper has been reviewed and purchased by most of the students hence; it has been rated 4.8 points on the scale of 5 points. Besides, the price of this paper starts from £ 40. For more details and full access to the paper, please refer to the site.
Scenario (based on a real Massachusetts case):
A patient who was allegedly injured due to the negligence of a hospital in Massachusetts brought a medical malpractice suit against the hospital. During discovery in the case, the patient and his attorney learned that the hospital had lost the patient’s medical records, which contained the only documentation of the critical time period during which the alleged malpractice event occurred.
- What is the duty of the hospital to properly maintain the record?
- What affect could the lack of the record have on the outcome of this case?
- How should the Court handle the loss of the medical record?
- Please answer all questions based on the scenario, citation and reference should be on APA style, 10-15 sentenced.