Managing medical indemnity: must we choose between quality assurance and risk management?

Paul Nisselle
Med J Aust 2004; 181 (2): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2004.tb06173.x
Published online: 19 July 2004

To focus solely on reducing error may inadvertently reduce the quality of care

  • Paul Nisselle

  • Elwood, VIC.


Competing interests:

The author was the Australasian Secretary of the Medical Protection Society, 1989–1998, and the Chief Executive of the Medical Indemnity Protection Society (MIPS), 1998–2003. Since resigning from MIPS, he has been a consultant to a range of organisations, including the Medical Defence Association of Victoria.


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