Our Port Huron medical malpractice lawyers handle medical malpractice cases against doctors, clinics, urgent care centers, nursing homes, pharmacies, and hospitals for medical errors and medical malpractice that cause injuries or death to the patient. When a patient dies due to medical malpractice, it gives rise to a wrongful death lawsuit.
Types of Port Huron Medical Malpractice Cases
There are many types of medical malpractice cases, including:
- Birth injuries
- Cerebral palsy
- Surgery errors
- Operating room mistakes
- Anesthesia mistakes
- Emergency room errors
- Radiology errors & misread x-rays
- Nursing negligence
- Patient Falls
- Medication mistakes
- Hospital infections
- Failure to Diagnose
- Nursing home abuse & neglect
- Wrongful death
Port Huron Area Hospitals and Medical Centers
Medical malpractice often occurs at a hospital. This includes improper treatment, misdiagnosis, surgery mistakes, failure to diagnose, and failure to order necessary medical testing before discharging a patient home. When a doctor or nurse at a hospital is negligent in their medical care of the patient, the hospital may be liable to the patient for injuries caused by medical malpractice.
In Port Huron and in the surrounding Port Huron area, the largest community hospitals include:
- Port Huron Hospital, Port Huron, Michigan
- Lake Huron Medical Center, Port Huron, Michigan
- McLaren Port Huron Hospital, Port Huron, Michigan
- St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron Hospital, Port Huron, Michigan
- St. John River District Hospital, East China Township, Michigan
- Henry Ford Macomb Hospital, Clinton Township, Michigan
- Harbor Oaks Hospital, New Baltimore, Michigan
Compensation In Port Huron Medical Malpractice Lawsuits
Medical malpractice lawsuit settlements include compensation paid for both economic and non-economic losses. Non-economic claims include payment for the pain and suffering, disability, disfigurement, and other damages caused by the medical negligence. In addition, claims for economic damages can be made and include medical expenses, lost income, cost of care, and other similar losses.
When a patient dies due to medical negligence, we will file a wrongful death lawsuit on your family. These cases seek compensation for pain and suffering, loss of society and companionship for the family, loss of income and support, funeral and burial expenses, and other damages.
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No Fees Unless You Win A Port Huron Medical Malpractice Lawsuit
We do not charge any legal fees unless we are able to get you a settlement. We also pay all case costs and expenses. If you case is unsuccessful for any reason whatsoever, you will owe us nothing. We put that in writing for you.
Contact Our Port Huron Medical Malpractice Lawyers
If you or a loved one have been the victim of medical malpractice at a hospital or by a physician, it is important you contact our law firm today at (800) 606-1717. We will listen to your story and start working on your case immediately.
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