AMA(SA) and Law Society SA Medico-Legal Joint Statement (2005)
The Medico-Legal Advisory Group, formerly the Joint Advisory Committee, has been established by the South Australia Branch of the Australian Medical Association and The Law Society of South Australia to:
(a) promote harmonious relations between the members of both professions;
(b) provide one source of clear guidelines and information on medico-legal matters;
(c) ensure that the efforts of both doctors and solicitors are co-ordinated and directed towards the rapid and efficient settlement of the patients' claims for their injuries; and
(d) deal with complaints.
The Medico-Legal Advisory Group has established a joint statement for the reference of both professions. To view the statement, click on the link below.