If you believe you have been the victim of a mistake made by a medical professional, you should speak to an attorney as soon as possible. You may be entitled to compensation, and the Weitz Firm is ready to step in and help. We know that these cases can be difficult to prove, but that should not keep you from obtaining the compensation you deserve. Call us today when you need a Philadelphia medical malpractice attorney.
Most people do not realize that medical mistakes are responsible for around 250,000 deaths in the US each year. Johns Hopkins researchers have declared medical errors to be the third leading cause of death in the country.
But what about the victims who survive?
Medical mistake victims are often left with lifelong disabilities and major medical expenses. They should not be put into financial jeopardy due to the careless or negligent actions of a healthcare professional.
Proving that a medical mistake has occurred can be difficult. However, with the help of an experienced Philadelphia medical malpractice attorney, you can work to prove the following elements:
You will not have to prove your own case. Most medical malpractice victims do not have the resources or experience to do so, but your attorney will. At the Weitz Firm, we will get to work on the following:
These cases often involve intense negotiations and could be settled out of court. However, your attorney will be ready to take your case to trial if necessary to secure the compensation you deserve.
If you think that you or someone you care about has been the victim of a medical mistake, contact an attorney today. At the Weitz Firm, we have the experience and resources to fully investigate what happened. Our goal is to hold negligent or careless medical professionals responsible for what happened so you can secure the following: