Hospital errors are often preventable if doctors, nurses, and other staff members follow appropriate procedures. Unfortunately, when procedures aren’t followed, serious injury, medical complications, or illness may be the result. If you were injured because of a hospital error, contact the Alabama hospital negligence attorneys at Belt, Bruner, & Barnett P.C. You may have options to recover compensation for your injuries and losses through a medical malpractice case.
When you go the emergency room or are admitted to the hospital, you expect the physicians to discover whatever is wrong with you and fix it. You hope that the problem is a relatively easy issue to fix with medication or a minor surgical procedure.
But the reality of the situation is rarely so simple when you’re in the hospital. It can take time to learn what’s going on in your body and it can take even longer to improve your health. Unfortunately, while you’re in the hospital you can be exposed to harmful bacteria and poor care, which can worsen your condition or cause other types of harm.
Through a medical malpractice case, you may be able to recover compensation for your:
To learn more about your options, contact the Alabama hospital negligence attorneys at Belt, Bruner, & Barnett P.C. today.
There are a multitude of dangers in medical facilities, but common hospital errors that lead to injuries may include:
If you suffered harm because of a preventable hospital error, you may be able to hold the nurse, doctor, or organization at fault responsible for your injuries. You can bring a medical malpractice claim against the individuals and organization you believe wronged you.
However, going up against a doctor backed by an insurance company or a large medical provider can be intimidating and extremely difficult. In most cases, the defendants will claim they did nothing wrong – after all, negative results or additional harms do not necessarily mean a nurse or physician was negligent in their care. Medical malpractice can be difficult to prove in court, which is why you should contact the medical malpractice attorneys at Belt, Bruner, & Barnett P.C. right away.
The law surrounding medical malpractice lawsuits in Alabama is complicated, and you deserve to have experienced attorneys by your side who can navigate the insurance and court systems on your behalf.
If you choose to move forward with a medical malpractice claim, you may have the opportunity to settle with an insurer or you can take your case to trial for a jury’s verdict on your case. The hospital injury attorneys at Belt, Bruner, & Barnett P.C. will help you throughout the entire process. They’ve handled countless medical malpractice cases and achieved successful results on behalf of numerous people — including several results of $1 million or more.
Call the hospital negligence attorneys with Belt, Bruner, & Barnett P.C. today at 205-933-1500 or use our online form for a free consultation. Our lawyers will explain your legal options and guide you through the next steps in making your physical and financial recovery.
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