Tag Archive > Malpractice

Prescription Malpractice and Medication Errors

In the coming year, it is estimated that at least half a million patients in the United States alone will be harmed in some way by a medical prescription error committed by their pharmacist, physician, or hospital and nursing home staff. While these errors are often referred to as “prescription malpractice”, they fall under the […]

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Medical License Verification to Minimize Medical Negligence and Medical Malpractice

by litlnemo A 1984 Harvard study of more than 30000 records from 51 randomly selected hospitals in New York found that adverse medical events occur in the more than 3.7% of patients admitted and that more than a quarter of these were due to medical negligence. Close to 14% of the adverse medical events were […]

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Medical Malpractice & Dangerous Medical Products

by tatu43 Lately it seems that prescription medications that were previously hyped up to be the latest and greatest “miracle” treatment are being recalled left and right. It is always after people have already taken the medications and have been significantly (negatively) affected by them! Is it too much to ask to NOT have major […]

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Medical Malpractice

by tatu43 Many people may not realize that medical malpractice is a real and ever growing problem. People die everyday from wrong diagnoses and incorrect treatments. The problem is that most of these cases are private and many are never reported. A lot of the population does not know enough about medical practices to […]

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