ERIC Number: EJ515709
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Malpractice Claims against Social Workers: First Facts.
Reamer, Frederic G.
Social Work, v40 n5 p595-601 Sep 1995
Summarizes claims data drawn from the records of the National Association of Social Workers Insurance Trust from 1969 to 1990. Provides data for frequency and cost of claims for various claims categories and offers suggestions for minimizing the occurrence of liability claims. The majority of claims against individual practitioners involve incorrect treatment or sexual impropriety. (JPS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A