Chaos In The Emergency Room Can Lead To Fatal Errors
The fast pace of activity in an emergency room can lead to costly errors. Injuries resulting from misdiagnosis of illnesses or negligence in the emergency room can lead to serious complications. If you’ve been harmed because of an error made in an emergency room, Greene Ketchum personal injury and medical malpractice lawyers can help.
Contact Huntington, West Virginia, medical malpractice lawyers at Greene Ketchum today. Schedule your free initial consultation to learn how the attorneys can assist in getting you compensation for unneeded tests, surgery errors and injuries from serious failures to diagnose.
Common Symptoms Can Easily Be Missed
Emergency rooms often operate to get people in and out of the hospital, without the proper care a situation warrants. Common emergency room errors include misdiagnosing the following illnesses:
- Heart attack
- Aortic dissection
- Clogged arteries
- Serious viral or bacterial infections
Errors in the emergency room can lead to excessive tests or lab work. Your condition may also have worsened, causing serious permanent injury or illness, because of the emergency room error.
Greene Ketchum medical malpractice attorneys research your illness or injury. They file your claim, work with your medical insurance provider, and go after the hospital, doctor, or nurse that caused your harm in the emergency room. They work diligently on your case so you can focus on your recovery. A successful claim can provide compensation for medical bills, lost wages and pain and suffering.
Greene Ketchum would be honored to review & consider your case. Call us at 304.525.9115 or submit your case online for prompt evaluation.