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Timeline of a Malpractice Lawsuit

Medical malpractice suits are a legal way to enable injured patients to seek and receive compensation due to medical negligence by a medical professional. No two medical malpractice suits are the same, however, there are specific requirements for each case. These requirements include establishing that the medical professional had a duty of care and that [...]

By | September 19th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Doctors who Repeat Malpractice

Believe it or not, most physicians are repeat malpractice offenders. A New England Journal of Medicine study indicated that doctors who are sued once for malpractice are generally more likely to be sued again for malpractice. “Specifically, 1 percent of physicians paid 32 percent of all malpractice claims, and the more physicians are sued, the [...]

By | September 5th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

How To Find the Right Doctor For You

Finding the right doctor isn’t easy. It requires a lot of shopping and digging. You want to find a doctor who you feel has the qualifications and skills for the best care. It’s really an important professional relationship. Smart questions and some skepticism can help you find Dr. Right. The Search for Dr. Right What [...]

By | August 15th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on How To Find the Right Doctor For You

What’s the Difference Between Malpractice and Negligence?

When someone is injured or killed because of the actions of a medical professional, it can be categorized as medical malpractice or medical negligence. For civilians, it can be difficult to understand the difference between these two concepts. However, these two types of wrongdoing are not the same and may lead to different outcomes in [...]

By | August 1st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on What’s the Difference Between Malpractice and Negligence?

The News on Medical Malpractice Caps

Lobbyists for medical professionals have been fighting long and hard as an advocacy group to help medical professionals defend their professional decisions and reputations when it comes to medical malpractice claims without merit. Just recently a bill was approved by the House Judiciary Committee to cap certain medical malpractice payments at $250,000 nationwide. The Protecting [...]

By | July 27th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on The News on Medical Malpractice Caps

3 Requirements to Prove Malpractice

Medical malpractice is a specialized type of personal injury case that is brought against physicians, hospitals, nurses, EMTs or other medical care professionals. It is a type of professional malpractice  that applies only when a person is harmed in the course of receiving some type of medical treatment or medical care. Regardless of experience or [...]

By | July 6th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on 3 Requirements to Prove Malpractice

5 Ways Autopsies are Helpful When Establishing Medical Malpractice

When someone dies and medical malpractice is suspected, it is common for the family of the deceased to pursue legal action against the party it believes is responsible. These lawsuits, known as wrongful death lawsuits, are more common than most people realize. Medical malpractice happens much more often than it should, and sometimes people are [...]

By | June 16th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Ways Autopsies are Helpful When Establishing Medical Malpractice

What Happens to Doctors After Being Charged with Medical Malpractice

When doctors are sued for malpractice, it can be a life-changing experience. When a lawsuit occurs, it can trigger  myriad of feelings from anger and frustration to self-doubt and questioning. An internal dialogue may include a question like “What should I do now?”. About 40 percent of surgeons and doctors are sued at least once [...]

By | June 2nd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on What Happens to Doctors After Being Charged with Medical Malpractice

The Necessary Paperwork of Medical Malpractice

If you’re filing a lawsuit against a medical provider, pharmaceutical company medical device manufacturer or like entity, there’s only so much you can say. You’ll need to provide the necessary paperwork to tell your story and prove it when it comes to a medical malpractice claim. Medical records, forms, letters and other types of documents [...]

By | May 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Necessary Paperwork of Medical Malpractice

The Ugly Side of Plastic Surgery

Today, looking your best has become almost an obsession. More and more, people are going under the knife to achieve perfection. Nips and tucks aren’t just for celebrities either; those in the mainstream are seeking plastic surgery to walk away looking like a new person. And while most cosmetic surgery patients are pleased with the [...]

By | May 5th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on The Ugly Side of Plastic Surgery