Medical Malpractice stems from many forms of medical treatment, even psychiatric malpractice. Psychiatric doctors have strict guidelines to follow to give out treatments or medications. Negligence occurs by not advising of side effects from medications, improper diagnosis of mental health, or to prevent a suicide.
A recent Supreme Court case ended with an award of 1.5 Million dollars to a Syracuse, NY high school football couch’s family after taking his own life, brought on by three years of improper medication and a low level of care from his two doctors.
Our public trusts their doctors with their lives, and the courts are recognizing the correct standard of care for psychiatric practitioners. It is important for our doctors to act on that responsibility, or face further lawsuits. Click Here to Read More…
If you are dealing with a case of medical malpractice, contact Experienced Brooklyn Malpractice Attorneys Weinstein, Chase, Messinger and Peteres, to Fight for You!