Massachusetts Emergency Room Errors Attorneys
Emergency rooms are often overcrowded, hectic places, and at Crowe & Mulvey, LLP, we understand that many of the patients in these facilities suffer from severe or even life-threatening medical conditions. These factors, as well as the long, irregular hours worked by most emergency room staff, can create a stressful, tense atmosphere that can significantly increase the likelihood that an accident or mistake will occur. Unfortunately, emergency room errors can place the lives of those who suffer them at serious risk.
If you or someone you know has been the victim of an emergency room error, you may be entitled to seek compensation for the pain and suffering you’ve had to endure. Contact the Massachusetts emergency room errors lawyers of Crowe & Mulvey, LLP, today by calling (617) 426-4488 to speak with a qualified member of our professional legal staff and learn more about the rights and options available to you in this unfortunate situation.
Types of Emergency Room Errors
Emergency room errors can occur in a number of different ways, and the potential for damage that these errors can pose can vary significantly. The following are among the most common types of emergency room errors:
- Failure to admit a patient in need
- Inadequate patient evaluation
- Prescription errors
- Delayed treatment
- Improper treatment
Unfortunately, emergency room patients are often in need of even greater care than other medical patients because of the severity of their injuries and illnesses, making it important that they receive the best care possible. When this fails to occur, it is important that the responsible medical professionals are held accountable for their oversights and errors.
If you or someone you know has been the victim of an emergency room error, we can help you pursue the compensation you need to pay for the costs that you and your family may have incurred because of this situation. Contact the Boston emergency room errors attorneys of Crowe & Mulvey, LLP, today at (617) 426-4488 to discuss your case in more detail with an experienced legal professional.