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Piedmont Liability Trust serves primarily as your legal counsel for all matters related to patient care while also providing administrative and financial services to Trust Covered Persons.

  • Legal advice about a patient care  issue.
  • Receipt of legal documents such as a  “Complaint,” “Subpoena,” or other  court papers.
  • Notice of Investigation from the  Department of Health Professions.
  • Assistance responding to patient  grievances.
  • Questions about scope of your liability coverage

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Lecture & Orientations

TRUST LECTURE SERIES April 25, 2018 | 5:00pm - TOPIC: “Perils of Prescribing Pain Pills: Opioid Risk Management” SPEAKERS: Bruce D. Gehle, JD, PLT Chief Operating Officer Judy Fortineux, PLT Risk Manager and Chief of Staff TIME: Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 5:00-6:00 p.m..    LOCATION:    Augusta Prof Park, 57 Beam Lane, 1st Floor, Fishersville, VA
TRUST LECTURE SERIES May 24, 2018 | 4:00am - TOPIC: “Epidemiology of Malpractice Litigation: History, Current Condition, and Prognosis” SPEAKER: Bruce D. Gehle, JD, PLT Chief Operating Officer TIME:  Thursday, May 24, 2018, 4:00-5:00 p.m. LOCATION:   CULPEPER- 541 Sunset Lane, Boardroom, Culpeper, VA

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PLT Blog

Reptiles in the Courtroom: Cold Blooded Tactics in Medical Malpractice - Medical malpractice plaintiff’s attorneys frequently apply a litigation and trial strategy of treating jurors like reptiles, by appealing to the supposed primitive and fearful (“reptilian”) parts of their brains. The “Reptile Theory,” originally developed by Don Kennan, Esq. and jury consultant Dr. David Ball, is a method that is being utilized by the plaintiff’s bar... View Article

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