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Governor Freezes Malpractice Rates

From an August 22 Department of Health press release:

Governor David A. Paterson today announced that he has signed legislation to freeze medical malpractice rates for physicians in New York for one year in an effort to provide desperately-needed premium relief for doctors already overburdened by soaring premiums. The legislation will also allow the state additional time to continue its work to develop a long-term solution to the medical malpractice problem confronting the state.

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