Medical malpractice is an act or omission by a health care provider which deviates from accepted standards of practice in the medical community and which causes injury to the patient. Simply put, medical malpractice is professional malpractice by a medical doctor or (by a healthcare provider) that causes an injury. According to the Kaiser Family Foundation analysis of data from the National Practitioner Data Bank, an astonishing $2,890,079,900 was paid out for Medical Malpractice Claims. New York was ranked #1 as the highest in Medical Malpractice claim payout’s in 2007, with over 500 million dollars paid out.
Don’t be a victim of Medical Malpractice without fair and just compensation. Please contact the medical malpractice attorneys at Lisa Michael & Associates for a free consultation. It is important you contact your medical malpractice attorneys immediately, as there is a strict time period for you to file your claim. In some cases, such as when you intend to bring action against a municipality, you may only have up to 90 days to file a claim before an action is commenced.
Some of the medical malpractice cases we handle include but are not limited to:
- Wrongful death
- Failure to diagnose cancer
- Nursing home accidents
- Medication errors
- Negligent performance of surgery
- Negligent administration of chemotherapy
- Failure to inform of known risks of surgery
You have nothing to lose other than your time to pursue a claim for medical malpractice. Contact us immediately, for a free consultation!
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