Written by Stephanie M. Wurdock.
Between 75 and 99 percent of physicians will face at least one malpractice claim by the time they reach the age of retirement. This statistic encompasses lawsuits filed with the courts as well as medical board of licensure grievances. In Kentucky, the Kentucky Board of Medical LIcensure is tasked with investigating grievances against its licensees. This article briefly discusses the Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure (KBML) grievance process and what to do in the event a licensure grievance is filed against you.