REPORTING DOCTOR’S NEGLIGENCE

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90,000 people are injured each year due to medical malpractice, which includes errors made during surgical procedures.
Call Bridgeport Medical Malpractice Attorney George W. Ganim, Jr. at (203)445-6542 / (877)828-4279 or Email at george@ganiminjurylawyers.com for any kind of medical malpractice injury cases. For further details visit http://ganiminjurylawyers.com/medical-malpractice-attorney-ct/

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REPORTING DOCTOR’S NEGLIGENCE

  1. 1. Disclaimer: The tips in this presentation are general in nature. Please use your discretion while following them. The author does not guarantee legal validity of the tips contained herein. www.ganiminjurylawyers.com Phone: (203)445-6542 E-mail: george@ganiminjurylawyers.com REPORTING DOCTOR’S NEGLIGENCE
  2. 2. • 90,000 people are injured each year due to medical malpractice, which includes errors made during surgical procedures. • Hospitals and medical personnel cannot avoid their responsibility to provide medical and surgical care that meets accepted standards.
  3. 3. Types of Surgical Errors… • Poorly implemented surgical techniques • Operating in the wrong place • Organ punctures and lacerations • Foreign objects left inside the patient (sponges, instruments etc.)
  4. 4. Types of Surgical Errors • Anesthesia errors • Failure to diagnose and treat hemorrhage • Poorly placed surgical hardware or prostheses
  5. 5. Reporting Medical Negligence • Can be a serious undertaking for patients. • Hospitals and medical personnel cannot avoid their responsibility to provide medical and surgical care that meets accepted standards. • Even if patients have signed a consent form to operate and acknowledged some of the potential risks involved.
  6. 6. How to deal with Medical Negligence • Contact a medical malpractice attorney. • An attorney in this area of specialization can help  Understand patients legal options  Obtain fair and reasonable compensation for a victim of medical malpractice. • Patients can also report medical negligence to the appropriate licensing authority.(New York Office of Professional Medical Conduct)
  7. 7. Contact Us: Ganim Injury Lawyers Medical Malpractice Attorney, Connecticut Phone: (203)445-6542 or(877)828-4279 Email: george@ganiminjurylawyers.com www.ganiminjurylawyers.com

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