Recent Posts in Medical Malpractice Category

  • How Much is a Medical Malpractice Claim Worth in PA?

    || 11-Nov-2013

    Every medical malpractice case is different and the amount settled on varies according to the elements of the unique case. A claim may involve both economic and non-economic damages that play a part in determining how much a case may be worth. When it comes to economic damages, you may pursue compensation for all of the following: Medical expenses (past and future) Therapy costs Surgical costs ...
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  • Serious Injury Attorney for NEPA

    || 25-Jan-2011

    Over the past few weeks, I, like most Americans, have been following with interest the story of the Tucson shooting. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot during a townhall meeting outside a Safeway grocery store on January 8, has enthralled the nation with her fighter's spirit and compelling will to make a recovery, but for each positive milestone she reaches in her recuperation, we ...
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  • Scranton Serious Injury Attorney

    || 13-May-2010

    Listening to NPR, I recently heard a story discussing emerging evidence that the massive, catastrophic oil spill that continues to contaminate the Gulf of Mexico was caused by as series of human and equipment failures that could have been prevented by better regulatory oversight. What a shame that the only way we can rely upon many people and corporations to do the right thing is to watch their ...
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  • CMC Accused of Wrongful Death, Failure to Diagnose

    || 2-May-2010

    The Times-Tribune reports that Community Medical Center (CMC) in Scranton and one of its emergency room doctors are facing accusations of wrongful death for failing to diagnose the life-threatening symptoms of a man who sought treatment at the hospital but was released rather than hospitalized for his injuries. Hours after his release, he died in a car accident after losing control of his vehicle. ...
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  • Medical Injury Lawyer, Scranton

    || 25-Mar-2010

    As a medical injury lawyer in Scranton, I pay close attention to healthcare law. A little more than an hour ago, the Senate approved historic healthcare legislation that the House of Representatives will confirm in a final vote this evening. The journey to this moment has been long and complex - msnbc has an excellent explanatory timeline if you'd like to look back at how events unfolded. ...
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  • Milford, Pennsylvania Injury Attorney

    || 11-Jan-2010

    The town of Milford in Pike County, PA is a lovely place nestled near the Delaware River where PA, NY and NJ meet. Because of the town's close proximity to neighboring states, residents often pursue services, such as health care, from providers across state lines. Recently, I learned that a resident of the area was looking for a medical malpractice attorney to pursue a claim that originated in ...
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  • Scranton Birth Injury Attorney

    || 17-Nov-2009

    A child is born every few minutes at our local hospitals in NEPA. Parents of newly born children experience overwhelming feelings of joy and happiness. No one anticipates needing a Scranton birth injury attorney. But when labor and delivery go wrong, newborns may suffer birth injuries, and the usual joy and happiness can become badly tainted by sadness, fear and anxiety. Such tragedies are not ...
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  • Scranton Medical Malpractice

    || 24-Oct-2009

    As swine flu becomes a national health emergency and as families continue to wait for vaccines to become available, the Times-Tribune reports that absentee rates in our local schools are on the rise, and increasing numbers of people are reaching out to their doctors. But what happens when your doctor, the one you trust with your health and even your life, fails you? Doctors, physicians, nurses and ...
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