Medication errors occur more frequently than most people realize. They account for many medical malpractice claims that have resulted in serious injury, illness and even wrongful death. When we are given medicine, whether it is in the hospital, a healthcare facility or from a pharmacy, we expect that the type of medicine and dosage are safe. In addition, when others know of additional medicines we may be taking we trust that they would know whether a possible deadly or fatal interaction could take place.
Medication errors can include:
If you or a loved one is the victim of the negligent actions and wrongdoing of a doctor, nurse, healthcare facility, hospital, dentist, pharmacist or any other medical professional, please contact a Phoenix medication error attorney at our firm immediately. You may have the legal right to file a medical malpractice claim in which you can ask for monetary compensation for any medical expenses, emotional trauma, lost wages and much more.
Those in the medical field have a very high degree of responsibility and commitment to their patients, when it is broken they must be held legally accountable; otherwise in the future others may become victims as well.
Goldwater Law Firm, PC proudly serves the cities of Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa, Tempe, Glendale, Gilbert and Chandler, Arizona. Please contact a Phoenix medical malpractice lawyer at our firm today to learn more about how we can help you. We represent all complex medication error claims, including those involving misdiagnosis, birth injuries, brain injuries and wrongful death.
Are you or a loved one the victim of a medication error? Contact us today!