At Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld, LLP, we have seen numerous heartbreaking cases in which clients’ loved ones were abused or neglected by nursing home staff. As experienced New York nursing home abuse lawyers, we believe everyone has the right to be treated with care and dignity in their twilight years. If you have a loved one in a nursing home facility, you may be worried that he or she is not receiving the best quality care. The same can be said if your relative is terminally ill and being cared for in a hospice setting.
How could “Laverne’s Law” change medical malpractice suits?
Families often in the dark about fetal deaths
From a misdiagnosis to prescription errors, there are many types of medical mistakes that make life difficult for patients. However, surgical errors can be especially dangerous and it is imperative for patients who are preparing for operations to do everything they can to prevent surgical mistakes. In Queens, and across the state of New York, far too many patients have suffered serious consequences from operations gone wrong. Sadly, these consequences may follow them around throughout life, or even result in the loss of their life, which highlights the importance of prevention.