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Nursing Negligence

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Can A Nurse Be Sued For Malpractice?

Most people see doctors as “bosses” and nurses as “assistants”. Doctors diagnose patients and prescribe medicine. Nurses monitor patients and administer medicine. Most of the time, nurses are just following orders. So what happens when a nurse makes a mistake? Are they responsible? Can a nurse be sued for malpractice? The short answer is yes.…
Young nurse responsible for nursing error.

Nursing Negligence Is A Form Of Medical Malpractice

Nursing is the largest healthcare profession in the United States. There are over a whopping 3.8 million registered nurses in the nation. 3.8 million individuals dedicated to providing care. Whether a patient goes to the hospital for an emergency or visits their family doctor for a routine well-visit, they’re bound to interact with a nurse. It’s…
Man is upset because of wrong diagnosis.

Misdiagnosis Lawsuit | How to Sue a Doctor for Wrong Diagnosis

Can You Sue A Doctor Or Hospital For The Wrong Diagnosis? Short answer, yes. If your doctor gives you a wrong diagnosis and you’re seriously harmed, you should be able to file a medical malpractice lawsuit. There are criteria though, that we’ll discuss in detail, along with a few other things – We’ll take a…

Nursing Malpractice: Burnout In The Hospital

Life can sometimes feel like a bit of a circus; trying to juggle all the areas of life and hoping to get by without too many complications. We’ve all experienced fast-paced and stressful moments a time or two. And for some of us, those high stress situations may be more frequent.  But what if those high-stress…
Woman with suspicious look on her face.

Can I File a Patient Profiling Lawsuit?

Patient Profiling & Discrimination Lawsuits In this post we’ll answer these questions and more: How do doctors discriminate and is it malpractice? What is a patient profiling lawsuit? Can I file one? How does patient profiling become medical malpractice? Can I sue for patient profiling? Read on to find out more! Check out our quick…
A man with a back injury suffers in pain.

When To File A Medical Back Injury Lawsuit

Today, there are approximately 276,000 people living with a spinal cord injury in the United States. The impact of back injuries can be devastating. They often result in chronic pain, lifelong disabilities, and in rare cases, death. But what if the life-altering injury is a direct result of negligence from a medical practitioner? This can…