Nursing Home Negligence or Abuse
- Two years from when the injury was discovered, or reasonably should have been discovered.
- Three years after date of injury or one year from when the injury was discovered or reasonably should have been discovered, whichever period is shorter.
- This limitation is delayed for any period during which the provider concealed any act, error, or omission on which the claim is based.
- Two years.
- Non-economic damages for medical malpractice capped at $350,000.
- Punitive damages are capped at three times compensatory damages if they are greater than $100,000. If compensatory damages are less than $100,000, punitive damages are capped at $300,000.
- There is no cap on compensatory damages.
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