By: Savannah Ehrlich, Joyce Brown and Karinna Macias
A tort is a wrongful act done by a health care worker leading to legal action (possible lawsuit).
Defamation happens when rumors cause someone to be laughed at or can hurt someones reputation
Types of Things That Cause Defamation
Rumors that are said by others to ruin someone's reputation
If the false information (rumor) is written then its libel.