According to a report by the Institute of Medicine,
medical errors are responsible
for at least 44,000 deaths each year in the United
States and possibly as many as 98,000 each year.
Medication errors alone contribute to more than 7,000
Examples of medical malpractice include:
If you believe that you or someone you love has been
the victim of medical malpractice, contact us
immediately. We are here to help.
- mismanagement of labor and delivery;
- dispensing the wrong medication or the wrong
dose of medicine;
- improper reading of x-rays;
- transfusion errors;
- the misdiagnosis of life-threatening conditions,
such as cancer or in the emergency room;
- surgery on the wrong limb or organ;
- negligence during surgery; and
- infections related to treatment;
Our law firm, together with the network of other
law firms that we work with, helps victims of
personal injury nationally.
Law Office of Joseph A. Hernandez
675 VFW Parkway #312
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Phone: (781) 461-9400
Toll Free: (866) 461-9400
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