October 2013 - Cohen & Malad, LLP

Can a Non-Patient File a Medical Malpractice Claim?

by: David J. Cutshaw, Attorney Medical Malpractice Claims by non-patients–are they permitted in Indiana? The law in Indiana generally requires there to be a patient/physician relationship before a medical malpractice claim can be filed against a doctor. A recent case decided by the Indiana Supreme Court, however, recognized that in certain situations, a person may sue… Continue Reading »