The responsible parties in these cases are not limited to just doctors. Many different health care professionals can responsible for medical errors that lead to malpractice lawsuits. Nurses, physician’s assistants, and nurse practitioners are just some of the health care professionals who can be sued for their mistakes.
Hospital negligence is also a popular topic in medical malpractice lawsuits as hospitals can be at fault for patient complications. Hospitals are liable when their employees fail to follow proper procedures. Hospitals can also be held liable in instances when they fail to protect patients from such things as clinical tests, improper discharges, and inaccurate medical records.
Patients should expect proper care when admitted to any health care facility. Improper care could lead to a painful experience, further complications, and even death. Health Care professionals who are responsible for aggravating an injury or causing a new one must be held accountable.
If you believe you have suffered some unnecessary injury at the hands of a health care professional, your first move should be to find a medical malpractice attorney who can translate all the details of your case. The Law Office of Christopher Kalis can assist you in getting started on your way to justice. We continue to represent medical malpractice victims in Dallas, Plato, and other surrounding Texas communities.