In other situations, the hospital is responsible for physicians who have the label “independent contractors,” such as emergency room physicians, surgeons or anesthesiologists per Florida law. This is true because the hospital provided you with those professionals, and is deemed by law to have a non-delegable duty to provide those services to you.
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