If you or a loved one get sick or injured, the only thing you are worried about is finding a way to make them feel better. When seeking out the help of a doctor or other healthcare professional, you expect them to do their jobs to the best of their ability.
Unfortunately, there are times when the people you trust to care for you make costly mistakes. When healthcare professionals make mistakes, whether intentional or unintentional, people can get seriously hurt or even killed.
Do you know what to do if you are the victim of a medical error?
At the Weitz Firm, we want to make sure you are treated fairly when you need a Camden medical malpractice attorney. Our experienced team is standing by, ready to help you get the compensation you deserve.
We wish we could report that medical mistakes are rare in the United States, but that is not the case. New reports say that they are the third leading cause of death in the country, with some estimates putting the number near 440,000 fatalities a year.
Let’s look at a few of the common ways these mistakes occur.
(This list is not exhaustive and you should always speak to an attorney about your particular case)
If you or a loved one have sought help from a medical professional but ended up being the victim of their mistake, you need to seek legal help immediately. Medical malpractice cases can become very complex, which is why the Weitz Firm wants to help.
Our knowledgeable and experienced attorneys will be by your side, working to ensure that you receive fair treatment from insurance companies and the parties responsible for the mistake. We want to help secure funding for your medical costs, lost income if you are unable to work, punitive damages, as well as pain and suffering damages.