When people think of medical malpractice, they often think of tragic and catastrophic events. People often associate malpractice with physical injury, but malpractice means improper, illegal, or negligent professional activity or treatment. This opens the concept of malpractice away from the big surgical errors to the smaller issues like mishandling files or neglectful treatment. Even though these small things can and often lead to bigger errors, it is important to keep this in mind because sometimes you can catch the error before it makes an even bigger impact then it may already have.
Here are the most common types of malpractice:
From these examples, it is clear that hospitals don’t always get it right. Medical malpractice can lead to fatal results. If you or a loved one has suffered from or currently suffering from an injury due to medical malpractice, please reach out to our medical malpractice attorney in Sherman Oaks at Mancini and Associates.
Since 1997 our attorneys have serviced the Sherman Oak community. We have the extensive experience and resources to help you during this complicated time of your life. Medical malpractice requires a lot of particular documenting and filing. It is important to review documents with the utmost scrutiny because hospitals are out to protect themselves despite the services they provide. Unless there is extreme obvious evidence of neglect, companies are less likely to concede. This is why you need aggressive and professional attorneys on your side. Give us a call at 818-783-5757 or click here for a free consultation. We want to hear your story because we know you have been hurt and your pain deserves compensation. Let us fight for you while you continue to recover.