Inland Empire Medical Malpractice Lawyer
$500+ Million Recovered for the Injured
Medical malpractice is a serious and all to common cause of injury and
even wrongful death. Every year, thousands of Americans suffer the severe
consequences of negligent or careless healthcare. In fact, according to
the Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA), negligence in the
medical field is the third most prevalent cause of death in the United
States, just behind heart disease and cancer.
If you or a loved one has been injured—or even killed—because
of medical negligence and malpractice in the Inland Empire, you should
absolutely consult an experienced personal injury attorney. Our team at
Bostwick & Peterson, LLP is ready and willing to fight for you. We
are one of the leading medical malpractice law firms in the country, and
our ability to defend your rights is proven. You can have confidence in
us as we fight for you.
Legal Definition of Medical Malpractice
Simply making a mistake or having an error in judgment does not necessary
constitute grounds for a medical malpractice claim. The specific definition
for medical malpractice is deviation from the accepted and expected standard
of care in treating a patient. In other words, did your doctor or healthcare
provider treat you in a reasonable and expected manner, as another in
his / her position would have done?
Some examples of types of medical malpractice include:
Your first step in finding out whether or not you have a claim is to speak
with an experienced and knowledgeable Inland Empire personal injury attorney
from Bostwick & Peterson, LLP.
Call us now at (951) 435-8229 and obtain a free review.