Some Common Causes and Common Types of Medication Errors

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A medication error is the third leading cause of death. Meaning, our health care providers are causing the third leading cause of death. If you or someone you love is suffering from an injury or illness caused by a medication error, you need to seek legal assistance immediately. The Philadelphia medication error lawyers at At the Weitz Firm are ready to fight for you. Read more: https://www.theweitzfirm.com/Medical-Malpractice/Medication-Errors-Attorney.shtml

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Some Common Causes and Common Types of Medication Errors

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Every healthcare worker knows how important it is to provide the patient with proper medication. With hospitals being full almost every day it is hard to imagine that everything is done flawlessly. Mistakes do happen and when they do someone ends up with a catastrophic injury. Medical malpractice happens on a daily basis. In the United States alone there are over 400000 court cases of medical malpractice each year. Almost one-half of all those cases are related to medication errors.

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Probably the most common medical mistake is related to the medication. They can be issued anywhere along the road and mistakes can happen by any medical professional. There are several different types of medication errors and they include: ● Prescription errors ● The wrong Dosage ● Omission Errors ● Improper Administration Technique Errors ● Wrong Drug Preparation Errors Types of Medication Errors

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If you believe that you were a victim of medication error or medical malpractice in general consult with a Philadelphia medication errors lawyer Eric H. Weitz at The Weitz Firm today and schedule your free consultation to learn more about your legal rights and how you can obtain and secure a substantial compensation.

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There are several medication errors that occur on a daily basis: ● Environment ● Distraction ● Lack of Knowledge and Training ● Memory Lapses Common Medication Errors

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Seek guidance and counselling from an experienced medication errors lawyer in Philadelphia Eric H. Weitz and learn more about medication errors and how to file a claim against medical malpractice. Do not wait as you have only a limited amount of time to file a claim. Act today

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