Dedicated medical malpractice litigators obtaining relief for victims who have suffered medical injuries in Libertyville, Cary, Itasca, and Chicago.
Understanding Medical Malpractice
Medical malpractice is a form of professional negligence that occurs when your medical care provider performs a service that falls outside of the standard performed by other medical professionals. It can occur in several different ways, including failing to act, which qualifies as an omission, or providing a service that falls below the required standard of care.
Medical malpractice is an unfortunate but common occurrence in doctor's offices, hospitals, outpatient centers, and other facilities meant to aid in the identification or treatment of a person who is ill. Medical malpractice incidents take the lives of hundreds of thousands of people every year and injure many more. When injured in an accident, you must take special care and give considerations to these first steps.
Claims Arising from Malpractice
Injuries sustained from medical malpractice can always be avoided. When medical malpractice occurs, you or your loved ones are often responsible to pay for costly medical treatment, which can include surgeries, follow up care, or forfeiting your prior fees and starting a new treatment plan. If you or your loved one has suffered due to malpractice, you need to speak with an experienced attorney to determine your rights to compensation.
Common Forms of Medical Malpractice
Many malpractice cases occur because a facility is responsible for injuries related to the misdiagnosis of an illness, errors in administering medication, or improper treatment provided. While Northwest Community Hospital is largely effective in its care and treatment of patients, concerns relating to postoperative respiratory failure, infections developing after surgical care, and unexpected deaths have been raised.
Contact Our Experienced Attorneys Today
If you or your loved one believes you may have a personal injury claim, you should speak with an experienced attorney who can help determine your rights to relief. The attorneys at Newland & Newland, LLP can assist you or your loved one with filing and obtaining monetary relief for a personal injury claims in the state of Illinois. Our attorneys know how to effectively handle your medical malpractice claim for practices that amount to negligence.
If you or your loved one have been injured as a result of an incident of medical negligence, you deserve compensation. Contact an experienced attorney at Newland & Newland, LLP for the first step in determining your rights to relief. During the initial consultation, we will gather the facts and circumstances related to a claim and develop a course of action. For a no-risk initial consultation, contact us today to schedule an appointment in one of our offices located in Arlington Heights, Chicago, Libertyville, and Cary.