NEWS - New 'willful neglect' offense needed for healthcare sector, say lawyers

A new criminal offence of "wilful neglect" is needed for individuals and organisations in the healthcare sector, to send out a clear message that appalling care warrants public censure and sanction, say leading lawyers in the journal BMJ Quality & Safety ...

http://medicalxpress.com/news/2014-03-willful-neglect-offense-healthca