Can Robots Be Sued for Medical Malpractice?

We live in an era of fast-moving technology. Every day scientists and doctors alike discover new ways of treating and diagnosing people. With our ever-growing scope of care, it’s only a matter of time before diagnoses and surgeries are left to machines. Artificial intelligence may seem like a daunting, present and suspicious new addition to [...]

By |2018-09-28T19:38:21+00:00September 17th, 2018|Medical Malpractice|0 Comments

Imprisonment Does Not Exclude Right to Medical Care

An ex-inmate’s family in Hartford, Connecticut filed a medical malpractice claim for $1.3 million after three years of their son being treated for psoriasis when he, in fact, had subcutaneous lymphoma. The Department of Corrections anticipates more lawsuits and medical malpractice cases to come their way. The care that has been received by their contracted [...]

By |2018-09-28T19:37:21+00:00September 4th, 2018|Medical Malpractice|0 Comments

What is My Medical Malpractice Case Worth?

There are many factors that come into play when determining how much money a person will be rewarded for a medical malpractice claim. Without any details of a case, it is nearly impossible to even give a ballpark number. Personal injury attorneys and claim examiners work together, with very specific formulas, to calculate what they [...]

By |2018-09-28T19:35:20+00:00August 27th, 2018|Medical Malpractice|0 Comments

What’s the Point of Suing for Wrongful Death?

For many people, the thought of suing after a wrongful death case can be confusing. After they’ve already suffered the loss of a loved one, having one more thing to handle can seem overwhelming. While, in general, people believe that filing a wrongful death claim is only helpful for medical expenses, there is much more [...]

By |2018-09-28T19:39:53+00:00August 20th, 2018|Medical Malpractice|0 Comments

How Damage Caps Affect Healthcare

Each state has very clear guidelines and laws in place regarding Medical Malpractice cases. Damage Caps in particular bear a great weight in each state. Damage Caps affect not only citizens and patients, but also hospitals, physicians and other healthcare providers. A Damage Cap, in relation to Medical Malpractice, is a set amount of money [...]

By |2018-05-29T23:03:06+00:00May 8th, 2018|Medical Malpractice|0 Comments