Pennsylvania Emergency Room Errors

When an individual in Pennsylvania is having a very serious medical issue that needs immediate attention, they typically go to the emergency room with the expectation that medical staff will assist them. All medical professionals are expected to meet a certain standard of care. When they fail to meet this standard, patients can become the […]

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Can I bring legal action if I was given incorrect medication?

One of the most important medical advances available to humans is medication. We rely on our medical professionals to accurately determine what medication we need, how much we need, and when we need it. When medical professionals make medication errors, the victims can suffer tremendous repercussions and may even result in death. Some common medication errors […]

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Most common reasons for medical malpractice lawsuits

Medical errors occur all the time in Pennsylvania healthcare settings. Because medical care is human-oriented, mistakes happen. However, many of those mistakes are easily avoidable. Looking at the common causes of such issues, it is fairly easy to see that most are caused by human error and a result of someone not paying enough attention. […]

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Understanding surgical error and your recourse

Surgeries are very complex procedures, and patients trust their doctors to complete them properly. Unfortunately, not all physicians are equal in skill, and some may end up injuring patients rather than helping them. In the case of surgical error, a medical malpractice claim may be beneficial. Though it cannot undo the pain and issues that […]

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