South Dakota Malpractice Rates

South Dakota Malpractice Premiums for Full Time Employed Registered Nurses

South Dakota has a fairly stable malpractice insurance environment and providers have a $500,000 non-economic cap on damages against them. The state also has a two year statute of limitations for medical malpractice lawsuits. Children under six have until their eighth birthday and all other minors have three years to bring suit.

SD allows a theory of joint liability for those found 51% or more negligent, those who are less than 50% can only be allocated their share of any award.

$1,000,000/$6,000,000 Limit





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