Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 12-563

Current through L. 2021, ch. 447 and L. 2021 SP1, ch. 1
Section 12-563 - Necessary elements of proof

Both of the following shall be necessary elements of proof that injury resulted from the failure of a health care provider to follow the accepted standard of care:

1. The health care provider failed to exercise that degree of care, skill and learning expected of a reasonable, prudent health care provider in the profession or class to which he belongs within the state acting in the same or similar circumstances.
2. Such failure was a proximate cause of the injury.

A.R.S. § 12-563