Malpractice

5 Shocking Statistics about Medication Errors in the U.S.

Medication errors can happen when drugs are being prescribed by physicians, when prescriptions are being filled, and/or when patients are given directions on how to take a drug. Just as medication errors can arise at various points in treatment/care process, they can also have various impacts on patients, resulting in serious harm in the [...]

4 Misdiagnoses Myths Debunked

Treatment from medical professionals typically starts with the diagnostic process, which can involve blood tests, imaging tests, biopsies and/or other assessments. While making the right diagnosis can be tricky and can take some time, especially when people may be suffering from multiple conditions, tragically, doctors (and others) don’t always perform the right testing, read [...]

2020-10-12T11:16:42-07:00October 31st, 2015|Diagnostic Errors, Malpractice|

A Checklist of What to Bring to an Initial Consult with a Medical Malpractice Lawyer

When medical negligence harms you or someone you love, meeting with an attorney can be the first step in the road to recovery and justice. During this meeting, which is free and doesn’t obligate you to anything, you can get important answers about your rights and options. To ensure you get the most helpful [...]

2020-10-12T10:45:48-07:00October 18th, 2015|Malpractice, Portland Personal Injury Lawyers|

Choosing an Attorney with a Track Record of Success