fbpx
a

Facebook

Twitter

Copyright 2018 Hyland + Padilla, PLLC


All Rights Reserved | Privacy Policy | Sitemap
Site by Digimatiq Marketing, Inc

8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Open Mon. - Fri. With 24/7 Live Answering

919.419.9933

Call Us For Free Consultation

Facebook

Twitter

Search
Menu
 

Medical Malpractice

How Should I Handle Hospital Negligence?

Hospital negligence can injure you, and you should know what to do if you're the victim of hospital negligence. What Type Of Negligence Can A Hospital Be Held Accountable For?  Hospitals can be held accountable for negligence in two main areas: The negligence of hospital employees: As the negligent person's employer, the hospital can be held liable. A physician, nurse, or other health care professional's negligence all fall under this category. Hospital liability for harm resulting from the facility administration's own mistakes: this type of negligence can be failing to verify employees or supervising employees have proper credentials. Failure to maintain and repair...

Continue reading

What Victims of Medical Malpractice Should Know Before Suing Their Doctors

For patients who have suffered a life-altering injury or condition, receiving proper care becomes expensive and cumbersome. The new, challenging condition worsens if victims fear it was caused by a previously trusted physician's error, negligence, or malice, also known as medical malpractice. Victims may gain substantial monetary gains to help pay for their care and emotional damages from a medical malpractice suit. Knowing some essential information will help victims decide if they should move forward and key facts to gather. What Is Medical Malpractice? Before a victim can file suit for medical malpractice, understand what the term encompasses. Medical malpractice is when a doctor or...

Continue reading