According to the Journal of the American Medical Association, medical malpractice is the third leading cause of death in the United States, right behind heart disease and cancer. It is estimated that more than one million medication errors occur in the United States each year or approximately one per patient per day. A Harvard University … Read moreHow Common is Medical Malpractice?
There are many valid reasons to pursue a medical malpractice claim against a doctor A nurse or hospital whose negligence has caused you or your loved one serious permanent injury or death. No, money won’t bring your loved one back or heal the scars caused by malpractice, and you wouldn’t trade the injury or death … Read moreWhy Bring a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit?
The Client of the Medical Malpractice is exempt from any payment They are extremely expensive, since medical experts are needed, and the medical experts sometimes charge upwards of $1,000 per hour to review medical records and prepare their opinions. They charge $5,000 or more for depositions and $10,000-$15,000 to fly into town and testify at … Read moreAre Medical Malpractice Cases Expensive?
Medical malpractice & medical negligence are the same The terms medical malpractice and medical negligence are interchangeable, and cover malpractice by a doctor, a nurse, hospital staff, home health care, and just about anyone providing health care. Medical malpractice is defined by the law as Negligence is the failure to use reasonable care. Reasonable care … Read moreWhat is Medical Malpractice, Is it The Same as Medical Negligence?
February 2, 2018 7:23 pm How I Handle a Wrongful Death Case Wrongful Death Cases If your spouse, child or loved one dies as a result of medical malpractice, hospital errors or nursing home negligence, a wrongful… February 2, 2018 7:23 pm August 22, 2017 3:45 pm Medical Malpractice vs Medical Negligence-What’s the Difference? Medical … Read moreWhat are the phases of a medical malpractice suit?
Florida law doesn’t require a minimum amount of insurance coverage for injuries or death caused by careless nursing home staff. As a result, nursing homes in Florida know they can’t be sued, and therefore, they cut down on their services; they cut down on their staff; they cut down on their supplies. All this adds … Read moreFlorida’s Nursing Homes Are Laughing at You
I typically hear this from callers: Me: What’s causing your medical problem? Caller: I don’t know. Me: Did you ask your doctor? Caller: Yes. Me: What did he say? Caller: He didn’t say anything. Don’t keep going to a doctor who doesn’t answer your questions about your medical problems. In my experience, doctors who don’t … Read moreDon’t Go to a Doctor (Or Lawyer) Who Won’t Answer Your Questions