About Medication Errors
When we are under a doctor's care or spending time in a hospital, chances
are we will be prescribed medication to help us feel better and improve
our condition and health. While today's medications have helped many
people recover from conditions that used to be untreatable, the truth
is that modern drugs and medications can be very powerful and have devastating
consequences if improperly used. There are a number of measures in place
to ensure that the right patient receives the right medication in the
right quantity so medication errors should not happen, however, the process
is not immune to human error.
The Impact of Medication Mistakes
Medication errors make up about 25% of all
medical malpractice cases. If you or a family member has been affected by a medication error,
you need to contact a skilled and seasoned attorney as soon possible.
Cases involving medication errors are time sensitive, in addition witness
statements and documentation needs to be gathered quickly. Your case needs
to be immediately evaluated and investigated by an aggressive and experienced
lawyer from our firm.
A medication error can cause any of a number of complications. Too much
or too little of a particular medication can damage organs leading to
a need for expensive life-long medical care or even
wrongful death. An allergic reaction to an improperly administered medication can lead
be a life threatening matter. Medication errors lead to an estimated 7,000
deaths each year in the United States. Medication errors are very stressful
and emotional for victims and their families.
Bostwick & Peterson understands what you are experiencing. Our proven firm may be able to
help you seek compensation for the harm caused by improper medication.
Enlist Effective Support for Your Case
Medication errors are very serious and affect real families like your every
day. Complications of medication mistakes lead to ever more expensive
care, lost income, and possibly life-long treatment. Medication errors
can cause overwhelming financial hardship for families. Our firm is ready
to vigorously protect your rights and your future. Our caring and determined
60 years of combined experience helping families through the darkest moments of their lives so that they
can move forward toward a brighter tomorrow. We have won over $500 million
for our clients and we may be able to help you. We will be with you every
step of the way pursuing maximum compensation.