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Most Georgia Voters Say Doctors Order Needless Tests To Prevent Being Sued, New Survey Reports

ATLANTA - About two-thirds of Georgians believe that doctors often order unnecessary tests just to keep from getting sued, according to a survey released today. Nearly 90 percent of those believe this practice has a negative impact on health care.

The survey, released by the Georgia Public Policy Foundation in partnership with Patients for Fair Compensation, was conducted in April and August by THG Strategic Research and is based on responses from a total of 1,327 randomly selected registered voters in Florida and Georgia.

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