Negligence on the part of doctors, nurses and health care professionals in hospitals can result in patient injury and even death. Injury caused by medical mistakes in hospitals can lead to future health concerns, additional hospital bills and unnecessary emotional distress.
Examples of hospital mistakes that could result for medical malpractice:
In the worst case, a hospital error leads to the death of a patient, causing grief and financial stress on the deceased’s family. In many of these cases, a wrongful death suit can be filed to seek damages for lost wages and pain and suffering.
If you feel that you or a family member has been a victim of a hospital error caused by medical negligence, contact a malpractice attorney immediately.