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New Haven Emergency Room Errors Attorney

People go to the emergency room so they can get better. The last thing anybody expects is that they will be further harmed by the careless or negligent actions of a medical professional. However, medical mistakes do occur, and victims deserve compensation. At Jacobs & Jacobs, we are here to help if you need a New Haven emergency room errors attorney. We have handled complex medical malpractice claims throughout the state of Connecticut, and we know what it takes to help our clients secure the compensation they are entitled to in these situations.

Choose Jacobs & Jacobs for an Emergency Room Error Case

  • We believe in taking a client-focused approach to every case that we handle. This means that we listen to our clients’ goals and needs as we formulate their case strategies.
  • We have spent more than 100 years building a reputation of success, which is why so many other attorneys, insurance carriers, judges, and medical professionals refer clients to us.
  • We handle New Haven emergency room error cases on a contingency fee basis. This means the clients will not have to worry about paying legal fees until we obtain the compensation they need.

Why do You Need an Attorney For an Emergency Room Error?

Emergency room errors will typically become medical malpractice cases if a victim needs to file a lawsuit. Unfortunately, medical malpractice claims can be incredibly challenging, which means an attorney is absolutely necessary in these cases. A skilled emergency room malpractice attorney in New Haven will be able to use their resources and legal expertise to determine liability. This will include bringing in medical professionals who really understand emergency room operations to evaluate the patient and examine medical records.

While an attorney is busy determining liability, they will also work with trusted economic and medical professionals to calculate their client’s total expected losses so they can properly negotiate with insurance carriers and at-fault parties to recover the compensation their client needs.

What Type of Emergency Room Errors Occur?

Emergency rooms are busy places, areas where people go when they are experiencing the worst type of medical situations. Doctors and nurses who work in emergency rooms typically do everything they can to ensure that their patients are cared for.

Unfortunately, doctors and nurses the ER are often overworked. It is not uncommon for health care professionals to work more than 24 hours in a row, which can lead to significant problems when it comes to diagnosing and treating patients.

Some of the most common emergency room errors that occur which affect patient health and safety include the following:

  • Medication errors, including a patient receiving the wrong medication or the wrong dosage of a medication
  • A rushed diagnosis based on incomplete tests or inadequate patient medical history reports
  • Failure to order or conduct necessary tests in order to adequately diagnose the patient
  • Failure to treat a patient’s symptoms at all

Contact a New Haven Emergency Room Errors Lawyer Today

If you or somebody you love has been injured due to the negligent actions of a medical professional in an emergency room in the New Haven area, contact the team at Jacobs & Jacobs today. We will leave no stone unturned when working to determine liability for what happened to you because we want to make sure you recover full compensation for your losses. This includes coverage of your medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering damages, and more. When you need a New Haven emergency room errors attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation by clicking here or calling us at (203) 777-2300.

 

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