SEC. 11-1-61. Expert witness in action against physician.
In any action for injury or death against a physician, whether in contract or in tort, arising out of the provision of or failure to provide health care services, a person may qualify as an expert witness on the issue of the appropriate medical standard of care if the witness is licensed in this state, or some other state, as a doctor of medicine.
SOURCES: Laws, 1990, ch. 440, Sec. 1, eff from and after passage (approved March 21, 1990).