What is Medical Malpractice?
Legal Assistance from Jonesboro Injury Lawyers
When you've trusted the care of you or a loved one to a doctor, nurse,
or hospital, you never expect the worst. Unfortunately accidents happen
and mistakes can be made, often leading to serious consequences to your
health and well-being. In these cases, it is important that you contact
a personal injury attorney as soon as you are able. Our firm may be able
to get you the compensation for hospital bills or pain and suffering that
your injuries deserve.
At Ford & Cook, PLC, we are dedicated to helping patients with their claims.
today to learn how we may be able to help you.
Every health care professional or facility has a standard of care that
they must live up to. When this standard falls short due to negligence
or wrongdoing, you or a loved one can suffer serious injuries,
abuse, or even
Examples of medical malpractice include:
- Failure to treat a medical condition
- Misdiagnosis or failure to diagnose
- Inappropriate treatment for a medical condition
- Delay in treatment
- Negligence or abuse
What Are My Options?
You have rights under the law. With the assistance of an experienced medical
malpractice attorney, you may be entitled to compensation and damages
to help you pay for hospital bills, time taken off work to recover, attorney's
fees, and pain and suffering.
In Arkansas, the statute of limitations for bringing a medical malpractice
claim to court is two years. These cases can be highly technical and require
an in-depth knowledge of the laws. When you or a loved one has been injured
while under the care of a hospital or doctor, the last thing on your mind
should be court battles, regulations, and filing legal documents. Let
our attorneys handle your case so you can focus on emotional and physical recovery.
Do not hesitate to
call our firm
confidential case evaluation. We look forward to helping you.