Medical malpractice occurs when a doctor or other healthcare provider breaches his or her duty to a patient to perform treatment with the skill required of members of the healthcare provider’s profession. Medical malpractice cases are frequently referred to as medical negligence cases.
Frequently Asked Questions
You can bring a lawsuit against any healthcare provider who was in any way involved in your care and treatment and whose negligence caused your injury or the death of a loved one. This would include doctors, nurses, hospitals, physical therapists, psychotherapists and people who you never even met such as radiologists who reviewed your x-rays. [...]