Mr Vito Bisceglie

Vito Bisceglie

Updates

Healthcare & Life Sciences

New healthcare risk law enacted
Italy | 05 April 2017

Law 24/2017 on the management of healthcare risks and the liability of healthcare professionals was recently approved. The law focuses on the requirement that public and private hospitals establish structural, technological and organisational resources and implement risk management and internal audit functions that are typical of other regulated industries, such as banking and insurance.

Insurance

Medical malpractice and insurance – is systemic intervention possible?
Italy | 15 December 2015

A bill recently issued by the Social Affairs Committee proposes a number of points that are worthy of analysis – including, above all, a systemic intervention in the healthcare industry. The bill will be examined by other committees and Parliament and it is clear that the legislature aims to address the question of medical liability from a civil and criminal perspective as well as in broader terms of risk management.