If you have been injured by a medical professional, you have the
right to file a medical malpractice case. You should contact personal
injury lawyers in Waycross, GA. that will help you determine
your injuries and help settle your case. In many cases, hospitals and
doctors will settle out of court with you.
These cases happen at some of the most prestigious hospitals. In
2013, John Hopkins Hospital agreed to pay 8,000 people over $190
million when they found out that Dr. Nikita, who was on staff there,
had been secretly filming his patients. The hospital immediately
fired the doctor, who committed suicide the next day, but the
hospital still had to pay the claim.
New York City and its EMS service settled with the family of Tiffany
Applewhite for $172 million after an incident that occurred in 2014.
Applewhite’s mother called 911 to report that her daughter was going
into anaphylactic shock, but the EMS service showed up without
lifesaving equipment. Tiffany is paralyzed and has severe brain
damage because of the incident.
The University of Chicago paid $53 million to a family after a boy
was injured at birth. The injuries caused the boy to have cerebral
palsy, so he cannot walk or care for himself.
If you think you have a medical
malpractice case, then you need to work with
personal injury lawyers in Waycross, GA. Let the professionals help
you decide if your case is worth pursuing and how you should proceed.
Contact Farrar Hennesy & Tanner LLC.
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