Medical Malpractice

Filing a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit for a Medical Mistake

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Did you know that preventable medical mistakes might be one of the leading causes of death in the United States? Researchers with Johns Hopkins University estimate that medical mistakes could be responsible for 251,000 deaths each year. This would put it behind heart disease and cancer as a leading cause of death in our country. …

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4 Medical Malpractice Errors You Should Know About

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“Medical malpractice” is a legal term that refers to certain mistakes made by medical professionals which can be subject to a lawsuit. In order to establish a medical malpractice claim, the injured party must establish: A medical professional owed a duty to the patient The medical professional breached that duty The breach caused an injury …

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Common Types of Medical Malpractice

COMMON TYPES OF MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

“Medical malpractice” is a legal term that basically refers to an instance where a doctor or other medical professional doesn’t meet the generally accepted minimum standard of care in treating a patient.  There are many ways medical malpractice can occur.  Some of the most common types of medical malpractice include those discussed below. Medical Malpractice – Operating …

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