Wisconsin lawmaker, Rep. Christine Sinicki (D-Milwaukee), introduced the legislation that would in essence permit patients to opt to have their surgeries recorded both visually and audibly. If the bill passes, patients would be able to opt to have their surgeries recorded on video.
The law would be called ‘Raina’s Law’ named after 19-year old Raina Ferraro who went into cardiac and respiratory arrest during her surgery due to negligent administration of anesthesia. The law would require all operating rooms to be equipped with cameras for recording surgeries.
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