INJURED BY MEDICAL MALPRACTICE
Have you been Injured by Medical Malpractice?
Preventable medical errors seriously injure hundreds of thousands of patients each year and kill approximately 100,000 victims. If you have been a victim of medical malpractice including surgical malpractice, medications errors, or miss-diagnosis of a medical condition contact our attorneys today for a confidential evaluation of you medical malpractice claim.
Medical malpractice litigation is a difficult field of personal injury requiring expert legal representation, along with witnesses with expertise in the field of medicine, numerous physicians for diagnosis, and the analysis of complicated and often perplexing information. Don’t give your case to law firms which do not have the needed qualifications. Our attorneys have the knowledge and experience to handle complicated legal issues including medical malpractice compensation.
The failure of a physician or a healthcare provider in discharging their medical duties in a manner that can be deemed as inadequate, resulting in damages to the patient is defined as medical malpractice. Seeking vindication of your rights is our job.
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Common Causes Of Medical Negligence
There is a wide range of Medical Malpractice issues that the public suffers through the negligence of others. Don’t suffer in silence with your injury. Let Crosland, Rapaport & Graham handle your Medical Malpractice claim to get you the compensation you deserve. Some common causes of Medical Malpractice are:
|Delayed Misdiagnosis||Failure to diagnose a disease|
|Anesthesia Errors||Surgical Errors|
|Hospital Infections||Post Surgical Infections|
|Medication Errors||Child Birth Injuries|
|Birthing injuries to the mother||Failure to Prevent Latex Allergies|
Recovery For Doctor Or Hospital Negligence
General medical malpractice takes place when a medical doctor, physician, or medical facility fail to provide a patient with the appropriate level of care as defined by the standard of care provided by other doctors, and medical facilities in that profession. For example if your medical doctor fails to perform a test which doctors within his field ought to test for then medical malpractice can be established.
If injury result from the failure to abide by the appropriate level of medical care then you are entitled to compensation and a full monetary settlement for your injuries.
According to data, the vast majority victims of medical malpractice do not file claims for their injuries. Many patients are simply left in the dark about why they have been injured and how they can seek legal help in lieu of their injuries.
Economic And Non-Economic Damages
Economic damages are awards for specific expenses that are incurred or will likely incur as a result of the malpractice. These damages include:
|Hospitalization Costs||Future medical expenses|
|Rehabilitation costs||Prescription drug costs|
|Lost Wages||Future loss of income|
Non Economic Damages are awards in personal injury matters that you suffer with, but where there is no monetary loss on your end. Such as:
|Pain and Suffering||Mental Anguish|
|Post Traumatic Stress||Punitive Damages|