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No medical professional or facility can guarantee a successful outcome for every medical complaint, but all patients should expect their care and treatment to meet a certain standard of care, regardless of the end result. When the failure of hospitals to meet that standard of care results in injury or illness to patients, the injury victims may have the right to file a claim or lawsuit for hospital medical malpractice.
In a 2004 medical practice study of 1984 data from 51 acute care, non-psychiatric hospitals in New York state, Harvard researchers discovered that negligence accounted for about 51 percent of adverse hospitalization events. Anyone who believes that NYC hospital negligence or failure to diagnose caused an injury to themselves or their loved ones should seek immediate advice and support from the skilled medical negligence lawyers. We have an impressive track record of success helping clients seek justice in these complex cases.
Particularly in the current economic environment, some hospitals try to reduce costs by understaffing their facilities. Long shifts for remaining personnel can lead to errors such as the following:
Whether you suffer injury as the result of a NYC emergency room error, or if issues arise as the result of medication errors or in-patient care, you can trust an attorney to have the skills, resources, and compassion to effectively handle your case.
If you or a loved one suffers injuries due to hospital errors, contact the experienced hospital negligence lawyers at Weinstein, Chase, Messinger & Peters, P.C. with any questions you may have about your legal rights. Our attorneys can help victims of medical negligence in Brooklyn and the NYC metropolitan area when you schedule a free case consultation and evaluation. Even more than lawyers, we consider ourselves client counselors. Let’s look ahead. Together.
At the New York personal injury law firm, we represent clients throughout the New York (NYC) metropolitan area, including the five boroughs: Brooklyn, the Bronx, Manhattan, Staten Island, and Queens. The counties we serve include Suffolk County, Nassau County, Westchester County, and Putnam County.