The Legal Side of Clinical Laboratories

An incorrect diagnostic resulted in a liability against a medical professional.

Medical checkups are important. I routinely have an annual medical checkup to know the status of my health. During my medical examination this year, I had the opportunity to observe how doctors ran their clinics. I must say that I  was satisfied and even impressed at how clinics were run by the doctors in Medical City  Pasig City.

While doing my observation, I was thinking of a case where an incorrect diagnostic resulted in a liability against a medical professional. It was supposed to be a routine checkup for employment purposes. Unfortunately, it did not end well for the patient who lost her job due to a mistaken analysis of her results.

This was the case. I am lifting this excerpt from my book Legal Aspects of Business.

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