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Medical workers in protective clothing move the body of a deceased patient to a refrigerated overflow morgue outside the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, U.S., on Friday, April 3, 2020. Officials from New York City began to warn that the health system was nearing its capacity to handle the waves of patients, with possibly just days to go before reaching the limits of ventilators and hospital bed space. Photographer: Angus Mordant/Bloomberg Medical workers in protective clothing move the body of a deceased patient to a refrigerated overflow morgue outside the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, on April 3, 2020. Photo: Angus Mordant/Bloomberg

As state and federal legislators push to immunize more health care workers from liability, lawyers who practice in medical malpractice still anticipate lawsuits—but not anytime soon.

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Amanda Bronstad

Amanda Bronstad is the ALM staff reporter covering class actions and mass torts nationwide. She writes the email dispatch Critical Mass. She is based in Los Angeles.

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