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Texas West Oaks Hospital v. Williams

The Texas Supreme Court recently expanded Health Care Liability Claims (HCLCs) coverage under the Texas Medical Liability Act (TMLA) to include claims by non-patients against health care providers. In Texas West Oaks Hospital v. Williams, 371 S.W.3d 171 (Tex. 2012), a technician at a mental hospital had an altercation with a patient, which resulted in injuries to the technician and…
July 15, 2013