The Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury Blog

Hospital Performs Surgery on the Wrong Baby

A woman in Tennessee recently experienced a new mother’s worst…

The Seven Emergency General Surgeries Most Likely to Cause Death

Do you know someone who was injured or died after undergoing…

Medical Errors Are the Third Leading Cause of Death in the United States, Researchers Say

Medical errors kill more Americans annually than motor vehicle…

VA Nurse Convicted of Computer Fraud and Falsifying Medical Records

A former nurse with the Department of Veterans Affairs pleaded…

Nursing Home Workers Post Abusive Photographs of Elderly Patients on Social Media

Nursing home workers are taking advantage of their elderly patients…

New Hampshire’s Boards of Medicine and Nursing Adopt Emergency Rules for Prescribing Opioids

Last November, the New Hampshire Board of Medicine adopted emergency…

HHS Issues Guidelines to Allow Patients Easier Access to Their Medical Records

Patients have an absolute right to access their medical records…

Couple Files Wrongful Birth Lawsuit for Child Born with Cystic Fibrosis

A couple recently filed a wrongful birth lawsuit against a New…

Medical Errors Third Leading Cause of Death in United States

According to a 2013 study in the Journal of Patient Safety, medical…