Category Archives: Medical

Find out what you need to do if you are ever the victim of medical malpractice. It can be an arduous journey, but you deserve compensation.

How to Start a Medical Negligence Claim?

How to Start a Medical Negligence Claim? Medical negligence happens when a health care professional deviates from his duty of care to his patient. This breach in the standard duty of care may result in injury or death to the patient, in which case the victim is liable to file a lawsuit for medical malpractice…
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Time Factor in Medical Negligence Claims

Time Factor in Medical Negligence Claims   Statute of limitations The time factor in medical negligence claims is essential to whether or not the lawsuit can be started. In the United-States, each State has its own regulations regarding the filing and processing of a medical malpractice lawsuit, including what is called the ‘statute of limitations’.…
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Your First Steps in a Medical Malpractice Case

Medical malpractice is a medical negligence by a health care professional who infringes his duty of care to a patient by act or omission, and which results in the injury or death to that patient. Claims of medical malpractice are difficult and can have devastating effects for both the healthcare provider and the patient as…
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Standard Medical Negligence Claim Process

Medical Negligence Claim Process Medical negligence occurs when a health care professional deviates from his standard duties of care towards a patient. However, medical negligence does not always result in harm to the patient, which in that case would not be considered as a case of medical malpractice. In order for the medical negligence to…
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Nursing Medical Malpractice

Nursing Medical Malpractice Medical malpractice is not limited to doctors but extends to every health care professional, including nurses. Nurses owe their patients an independent professional duty, which is similar to, yet different from the medical standard of care followed by doctors. It is, therefore, possible to build a nursing medical malpractice lawsuit if a…
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