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Politicians postpone discussion of decriminalization of medical errors

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

On Tuesday, 26 November, members of Saeima’s Social and Labour Affairs Committee made no decisions in regards to the proposal from Latvian Doctors Association (LAB) to decriminalize medical errors. Instead the committee decided to return to this matter next year, «because there is no reason to rush this topic», said the committee’s chairman Andris Skride after the meeting. At the beginning of October, LAB turned to Healthcare Ministry and Social…