6th Circ. Rejects PREP Act Immunity For Doc In Med Mal Suit

By Collin Krabbe (January 23, 2024, 7:03 PM EST) -- A doctor and medical provider can't ditch a woman's suit over an abdominal bleed that necessitated emergency surgery on the basis of immunity under the Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act, a Sixth Circuit appellate panel has found, saying the suit doesn't back their claim that they treated the patient due to a COVID-19 vaccine side effect....

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