Medical malpractice is professional negligence by act or omission by a health care provider in which care provided deviates from accepted standards of practice in the medical community and causes injury or death to the patient.
When a negligent act or omission by a doctor or other medical professional results in damage or harm to a patient the result may include the following:
- Wrongful Death
- Childbirth Malpractice & Birth Defects
- Prescription Errors
- Misdiagnosis & Failure to Diagnose
- Medical Negligence
- Nursing Home Negligence
If you or a loved one has been harmed by a medical professional’s negligence it is important to protect your rights to pursue compensation.
Call the Law Offices of Brian Cunha & Associates today to talk with a Rhode Island and Massachusetts medical malpractice lawyer who will discuss your case with you, so you can find out more about your legal rights and options for pursuing a medical malpractice claim.