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- New Jersey: Patient Safety Issues at Hospitals
Hospitals are big business today, with many actively competing for patients.
- New Jersey Proposes Laws to Prevent Prescription Pain Killer Addiction
According to the New Jersey State Commission on Investigation, an epidemic of opiate addiction is sweeping the country.
- Physicians Investigated by State Medical Board
For a doctor or other practicing health care professional, a complaint that leads to an investigation by the State Board of Medicine can be devastating to your professional career, as well as your personal and financial well being.
- Is a Medical Malpractice Attorney the Same as a Wrongful Death Attorney?
If you or someone you know has recently lost a loved one due an incident of ‘Medical Malpractice’ – you may be wondering what your legal options are, and what type of attorney to consult with in order to get the legal advice you need. There are two types of attorneys you might want to consider and should contact in order to get the necessary legal advice to decide your best course of action.
- What is a Medical Malpractice Lawyer?
If you or someone you know works in the medical field, you may have heard the term ‘Medical Malpractice’ – and you may be wondering “what is a Medical Malpractice Lawyer?”
- Inferior Vena Cava Filters
It is estimated that there are 200,000 pulmonary embolisms (PE) deaths every year in the United States related to deep vein thrombosis (DVT.)
- Automatic Prescription Refill Programs
Many patients with chronic illnesses such as high blood pressure or diabetes enjoy the conveniences of automatic prescription refill programs which helps them efficiently manage their medications.
- Preventable Hospital Deaths
Living in a country that is known for its wealth, advanced technology, and some of the best healthcare in the free world, U.S. citizens do not typically worry that they may not survive a hospital stay.
- Electronic Medical Errors May Result in Medical Errors
In 2015, all hospitals and doctors’ offices will be required by federal law to keep electronic medical records. Many facilities have already begun the process of digitizing records.
- Misdiagnosis Harms Millions of Americans Annually
Diagnostic errors affect approximately one in every 20 Americans, and have the potential to cause serious harm to six million individuals each year, according to a recently published study in the journal BMJ Quality & Safety.