Our dedicated Health Law team are leaders in the Australian market. Our subject matter expertise together with our strong relationships with insurers, medical defence organisations, plaintiff firms and medical experts means our national Health Law team is one of the biggest in Australia. We have acted for many years for medical defence insurers, allied health insurers and their clients in all Australian jurisdictions.
The ongoing success of our Health Law team is underpinned by our ability to provide our clients with highly specialised strategic advice while being conscious of the sensitivity and reputational risk inherent in these claims. Our team is highly experienced across the full spectrum of medical malpractice, allied health and disciplinary claims including:
- litigated clinical negligence claims
- clinical trials litigation
- class actions
- disciplinary investigations including AHPRA, HCC, HCCC and OHO
- coronial investigations
- complaint resolution processes
- health privacy claims
Our ability to efficiently and accurately assess the merits of a claim and our exceptional client service sees us receiving compelling endorsements for the speed, commerciality, integrity and intelligent way in which we manage clinical negligence claims.
Our Health & Aging videos
The importance of Health Record Keeping
Jane Fiske, Partner in the Lander & Rogers’ Health & Ageing team, discusses what should and should not be included in patient records and explains why good record keeping is essential.
Death Certificates - Know the facts
Rob Muir, Partner in the Lander & Rogers’ Health & Ageing team, provides an overview to help practitioners, hospitals, allied health staff and aged care organisations better understand their obligations to report deaths to the Coroner. Rob covers when to prepare a death certificate and clarifies what is a reportable death.
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Our Health Law Presentation Series
Our Health Law & Litigation team offers a regular presentation series tailored to our health clients, where prominent guest presenters who are experts in their field of health speak on topical issues in medical negligence and health claims.