Holding Doctors Accountable for Unnecessary Injuries
Patients in medical facilities or nursing homes should be able to trust that the medical team will take proper care of them. Unfortunately, many people suffer painful or even life-threatening injuries and complications that are completely preventable with proper care. When medical professionals fail to meet the necessary standard of care, injured patients have important legal rights.
The law firm of Sinel & Olesen, PLLC, handles medical malpractice claims arising from many types of situations. If you or a loved one suffered injuries because of medical negligence, you should not hesitate to contact our New York medical malpractice attorneys directly to discuss your legal options.
Patients who suffer bedsores can incur many losses, including:
- Medical bills to treat the bedsores and complications
- Pain and suffering
- Lost earnings due to extended hospitalization
Whether bedsores occur in a hospital environment or at a nursing home, medical malpractice claims can be challenging. Medical facilities and professionals have insurers that know how to defend against liability for medical malpractice, and these companies will work to limit payouts to patients whenever possible. It is important to seek legal representation from an experienced medical malpractice attorney in New York City. The right lawyer will determine how much compensation you deserve and will handle the entire claim process for you.
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Bedsores occur when individuals don't receive proper care, leading to open wounds and skin irritation caused by friction or pressure on the skin. Common areas for bedsores include the backside, buttocks, and bony areas like heels, ankles, hips, and the head.
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