Exeter Hospital sues over hep C insurance coverage

BRENTWOOD — Exeter Hospital is suing one of its insurance carriers, claiming it paid millions more than it should have to defend against lawsuits filed in the wake of the hepatitis C outbreak in 2012. The hospital recently took legal action against Steadfast Insurance Co., a Delaware corporation which provided coverage when former patients filed more than 30 lawsuits after they became infected with hepatitis C by ex-hospital laboratory worker David Kwiatkowski.


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