Medication Errors Lawsuit Claims Lawyer
Modern medicine has developed numerous synthetic drugs to help patients fight off disease or keep adverse conditions under control in order to live a better, healthier life. An important aspect of prescribing medications is to determine if the new medicine will work compatibly with any existing medications a patient may be using. Physicians are trained extensively on what meds can work together and which ones do not.
Due to any number of factors, medication errors occur in too many cases. Whether a physician has not performed due diligence concerning medication compatibilities, a pharmacist has misread a prescription order or a nurse has forgotten to provide your medication, medication errors can cause serious injury, even death. When these types of medication errors occur and you or a loved one suffer harm, Darrell T. Farr is the Georgia personal injury attorney you need to protect your rights.
Henry County Medical Malpractice Lawsuits
Different people can react to various medications and combinations of medications, so management of drugs and their use with patients should be a closely-monitored issue. But too often, this is not the case. Medications are crossed off, forgotten, or mistakenly prescribed by physicians or nurses who are overwhelmed with patients needing care. Nevertheless, as a patient, you have every right to expect your medical team to exercise every precaution to ensure you receive adequate care, including the safe use of medications to improve your condition.
Negligent medical personnel who cause harm because of a medication error should be held accountable for their actions, or lack of action. You have every right to pursue compensation to help with the expenses of any medical complications you incur from their error. Stockbridge personal injury lawyer Darrell T. Farr can provide the seasoned and compassionate legal guidance and representation you need in such a complex medical malpractice claim. Call or message him today for help.