§ 16-114-207 Conditions for expert testimony

§ 16-114-207. Conditions for expert testimony

In any action for medical injury:

    (1) Rule 702 of the Uniform Rules of Evidence shall govern the qualifications of expert witnesses;

    (2) No witness whose compensation for his services is in any way dependent on the outcome of the case shall be permitted to give expert testimony;

    (3) No medical care provider shall be required to give expert opinion testimony against himself or herself as to any of the matters set forth in § 16-114-206 at a trial. However, this shall not apply to discovery. Discovery in-formation can be used at a trial as in other lawsuits.