Some Tips To You Have Experienced A Medical Mistake

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They know that you count on healthcare professionals to do their best to care for you and your loved ones. However, researchers at Johns Hopkins have told that medical mistakes are the third leading cause of death in the United States, behind only heart disease and cancer. If you or a loved one has been the victim of a medical error in Philadelphia, please seek legal assistance immediately. Philadelphia medical malpractice attorney At The Weitz Firm, you can count on a qualified and experienced team to secure the compensation you deserve.

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Some Tips To Follow If You Think You Have Experienced A Medical Mistake

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“ They know that you count on healthcare professionals to do their best to care for you and your loved ones. However researchers at Johns Hopkins have told that medical mistakes are the third leading cause of death in the United States behind only heart disease and cancer. Today They want to talk about some steps you can take if you think you or a loved one has been the victim of a medical mistake.

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What Can Happen Consider for a moment how many healthcare professionals you see each year. It is probably quite a few. From ER doctors and nurses to your primary care physician and pharmacist everyone expect a high level of care.

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Some of the most common medical errors include: Hospital-acquired infections Failure to diagnose and treat Anesthesia mistakes Surgical mistakes Medication errors Failure to monitor a patient/follow up

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What You Can Do There are some steps you can take if you suspect an error has occurred. 1. Get copies of all of your medical records. Medical malpractice cases are built around records and you need to get yours as soon as possible. These records will contain valuable information such as scans tests treatment and follow up. If a mistake was made it will likely show up in the documentation.

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2. Consider for a moment how many healthcare professionals you see each year. It is probably quite a few. From ER doctors and nurses to your primary care physician and pharmacist everyone expect a high level of care.

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Let An Attorney Help You ▰ Coverage of all medical expenses related to the mistake including future medical expenses ▰ Recovery of lost income if you are unable to work ▰ Pain and suffering/loss of enjoyment of life damages ▰ Loss of consortium ▰ Punitive damages against the responsible parties

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If you or a loved one has been the victim of a medical error in Philadelphia please seek legal assistance immediately. Philadelphia medical malpractice attorney At The Weitz Firm you can count on a qualified and experienced team to secure the compensation you deserve.

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Contact The Weitz Firm Address: 1528 Walnut Street 4th Floor Philadelphia PA 19102 Phone: 267-587-6240 Website: https://www.theweitzfirm.com/contact.shtml