Louisville Nursing & Hospital Staff Error Lawyers
Attorneys for Medical Malpractice Cases in Jefferson County & Southern Indiana
Hospital staff and nursing errors occur more often than most of us realize. In the U.S., researchers have named medical errors to be the third most frequent cause of death for Americans. Hospital and nursing staff errors can occur in all facets of practice, from emergency room mistakes to surgical errors, medication errors, and more.
At Grossman Green PLLC, we understand first-hand the importance of proper medical care from nurses, doctors, and other medical specialists. Our team of medical malpractice lawyers have represented clients in claims and lawsuits for decades. Our firm has established a strong track record and reputation for competence, compassion, and fearlessness in asserting the rights and best interests of patients and their families who have suffered needlessly due to negligence.
Nursing & Hospital Staff Errors
It is a distressing fact that negligence and carelessness on the part of nurses and hospital staff can seriously harm patients. These mistakes and violations of accepted medical protocol can result in additional injuries, advanced illness, and even death.
Examples of negligence by nursing and hospital staff can include but are not limited to:
- Failure to monitor patients
- Administration of the wrong medication, wrong dosage, or wrong medication pathway
- Mixed-drug intoxication
- Pharmacy errors
- Failure to recognize complications from procedures or medication
- Failure to keep adequate and thorough patient records
- Communication failures between various staff
- Emergency room mistakes
- Failure to diagnose
- Delayed diagnosis
- Surgical errors
- Anesthesia errors
- Birth injuries
- Hospital infections
- Failure to properly instruct patients
Negligence such as the above can cause life-threatening conditions and results. Compensation in successful claims and lawsuits can involve enormous sums to cover medical expenses, loss of income, pain and suffering, and more.
Hospital and nursing staff malpractice claims are complex legal cases that require extensive knowledge, collaboration with medical experts and other professionals, meticulous case preparation, honed negotiation and litigation skills, and tenacious advocacy. Fighting against the corporate resources of medical institutions and their insurance companies is a challenging task; at Grossman Green PLLC, our team has the qualifications and resource needed to fight for your best outcome.
Experienced and Knowledgeable TeamWith over 50 years of combined experience, our attorneys contribute their unique knowledge and background to help develop a winning strategy for the client.
Fearless Trial AttorneysIf it becomes necessary, we are not afraid to go to trial. In fact, from the beginning, we prepare every case with the potential of trial in mind.
Collaborative ApproachNot only do we collaborate internally, but we also collaborate with outside professionals and specialist in order to strengthen our clients' cases.
Strong Client-Attorney RelationshipsOur team strives to understand each client and their unique situation. In doing so, we're able to develop a tailored approach aimed at achieving the best possible result.
Failure to Diagnose $3.2 Million
Failure to Diagnose $1.7 Million
Delivery at Birth Injuries $1.7 Million
Hospital Negligence $1.1 Million
Anesthesia Negligence $1 Million
Death of a Child during Birth $800 Thousand
Surgical Complications $750 Thousand
Burn Injury Due to Radiation $500 Thousand
Retained Surgical Sponge $200 Thousand