When a doctor, a surgeon or a hospital acts carelessly or fails to act in time, it can result in a patient being seriously injured and/or permanently disabled due to emergency room errors. Or a New York emergency room errors can cost you your life. In all of these cases, you or your family member could be a victim of medical malpractice due to a New York emergency room error.
The most common cases of New York emergency room errors are usually the result of a wrong diagnosis, late diagnosis, failure to diagnose, or surgical mishap.
Emergency Room errors made by hospital emergency room doctors and nurses, such as failure to diagnose a heart attack, appendicitis, or a stroke, kill patients every day. Additionally, if a nurse gives a patient the wrong medicine or forgets to consider how multiple drugs can interact in a patient, the medication errors can also seriously compromise a patient’s life.
Additional New York Emergency Room Errors
Other devastating New York emergency errors can occur in a New York operating room. For example, botched surgery, anesthesia errors and post-operative negligence in hospital and clinical settings can cause intolerable harm to patients.
Whether you or a family member are suffering from such harm, a medication error, a misdiagnosis, late diagnosis, or failure to diagnose, you have the legal right to bring a medical malpractice suit against the doctor or institution responsible for your pain and suffering.
The New York medical malpractice attorneys at Simonson Goodman Platzer PC have been representing victims of medical malpractice and New York emergency room errors for decades. Paul Simonson has recovered money for his clients in 98% of the cases he has managed, with a total dollar recovery of 200 million dollars.
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