Medical malpractice and medical negligence in Tacoma, WA, are much more common than most people realize. One study suggests that 98,000 people die from medical mistakes per year. Many more die or are seriously injured from prescription medicine errors. Many medical mistakes, however, are never reported and the patients or their families are never told. Here are some common issues that lead to medical cases:
Misdiagnosis, Delayed Diagnosis, or Failure To Diagnose
Child Birth Injuries
Negligent Maternity Care
Failure To Obtain Informed Consent
There are many legal obstacles in Washington State must be overcome before a medical malpractice lawsuit can be filed. It is best if you have a personal injury attorney working with you soon after you discover the medical negligence so your rights will be preserved. If you think you or a loved one has been a victim of medical negligence contact Sadler Injury Law Group. We have extensive familiarity with medical malpractice cases.