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Medical Malpractice

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Medical Malpractice Laws in New York City

If you’ve been injured due to medical malpractice in New York City, you may wonder about your legal rights. New York City has specific laws regarding medical malpractice, which can be confusing if you don’t know what to look for. This blog post will discuss New York City’s medical malpractice laws and how they may […]

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4 Elements of Nursing Malpractice

Nursing malpractice is a serious issue that can have devastating consequences for patients. To avoid becoming the victim of nursing malpractice, it’s essential to understand the four elements involved in this type of lawsuit. This blog post will discuss these four elements and provide tips on protecting yourself from nursing malpractice along with how to […]

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Discovering Neglect in Nursing Homes: The Next Steps

We owe our parents for the sacrifices they’ve made for us. That’s why, when they need us, we want to do everything we can to ensure their needs are fulfilled. Due to unavoidable circumstances, the best option for our parents is to place them in a nursing home. You visit, ensure they’re comfortable, and then […]

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10 Types of Medical Negligence in New York

When you think of medical professionals, it’s easy to fall prey to the illusion of perfection. After all, it’s no secret that medical professionals, like physicians and surgeons, spend more than a decade mastering their practice. To the average individual, decades of studying and working in the medical profession are equal to infallibility and reliability. […]

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Do I Have a Case for Medical Malpractice?

Whenever a patient requests medical care from a healthcare professional and they agree, the two form a professional doctor-patient relationship. When this happens, the doctor becomes ethically and legally bound to provide reasonable medical care to their clients that meets or exceeds medical standards. If you feel that a New York medical professional gave you […]

What do you know about making the most of your doctor’s visits?

Perhaps you heard horror stories about wrong-site surgeries, misdiagnoses and pharmacists giving patients the wrong prescription. You do not want to become a statistic or medical malpractice victim, so you want to learn how to advocate for yourself. WebMD offers insights for making every second with your doctor count. Learn how to look out for […]