Yes, you can file a medical malpractice lawsuit for negligent treatment at a Michigan hospital. However, there are risks involved in every medical procedure and not all poor results are due to medical malpractice. A lawsuit can only be filed when there is a medical error or mistake that caused your injury.
Types of negligent treatment include but not limited to: failure to admit a patient to the hospital for observation, failure to admit a patient to the hospital for medical condition, failure to prescribe necessary medical treatment, failure to order necessary medical diagnostic tests, failure to request a consultation with a specialist for evaluation, and even discharging a patient home from the hospital too early.
If you or someone you know has a legal basis to file a medical malpractice lawsuit against a Michigan hospital, you should call our medical malpractice lawyers in Michigan at (800) 606-1717 so that we can fully investigate your medical malpractice case.