Nashville Hospital Negligence Lawyers
Millions of people are injured every year across the United States from a doctor of other medical professional’s negligent actions. The failure of a hospital and its staff to attend to the needs of patients is one common cause of needless harm. Patients visit the hospital hoping to receive adequate medical care to treat their condition. Unfortunately, this expectation is too frequently broken due to lax policies, procedures, or performance by medical professionals.
If you have suffered adverse health effects due to errors or problems with the facilities, it may be appropriate to consider pursuing legal action. You might be able to recover financial compensation to help you pay for medical bills and other damages. Contact the Nashville hospital negligence attorneys of Pohl & Berk, LLP, at 615-277-2765 to schedule a consultation.
Common Forms of Hospital Negligence
If you are admitted into the hospital to receive medical care, you expect not only to have a responsible team of medical professionals working to keep you safe, but you also expect to have a clean facility. The following, however, are some of the dangers that one may encounter in a hospital:
- Unsanitary hospital conditions
- Improperly maintained equipment
- Inadequate security measures
- Failure to correctly ascertain a patient’s risk during triage
- Inadequate pre-cut safety checks for surgical procedures
Any of the above may have dangerous health effects for a patient and may warrant the pursuit of financial compensation a civil lawsuit.
Health complications from hospital errors can be life-altering. Take action today. Contact the Nashville hospital negligence attorneys of Pohl & Berk, LLP, at 615-277-2765.