When doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals make mistakes, the consequences can be especially devastating. This is due to the fact that these professionals have patients' health, and oftentimes even their lives, in their hands. When medical professionals act negligently and fail to follow proper procedures, they can end up causing serious harm to the individuals in their care. This type of medical negligence is referred to as "medical malpractice."
If you or someone in your family is a victim of medical malpractice in or around Prince George's County, you should take immediate action by calling our law firm, Gracia & Mintz. Our Fort Washington personal injury attorneys are here to help you pursue a fair settlement or verdict for the damages that were caused to you and your family. You may be entitled to damages such as lost earnings, medical expenses, emotional trauma, pain and suffering, etc. If you have a loved one who died as a result of medical malpractice, we can assist you in building a wrongful death case against the at-fault healthcare provider.
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Medical malpractice can cover a wide range of actions or inactions by medical professionals. It may include anything from improper delivery of a newborn (resulting in a birth injury) to something as simple as improper monitoring of a patient's vitals.
A few examples of medical malpractice include: