Medical malpractice occurs when the healthcare services provided are provided in a manner which causes injury and/or death to the patient and the services provided were done so in a negligent manner that falls below the standard of care normally observed by the health care professions.
Not every bad outcome of medical advice or surgery or procedures is necessarily malpractice. Some procedures involve a certain amount of risk that is always present and the failure of the operation or services is not necessarily malpractice. Robichaux Law Firm, LLC in New Orleans, LA handles legal issues that include medical malpractices such as birth injuries and failure to diagnose.
Medical Malpractice Claims Include:
- Birth Injuries
- Failure to Diagnose
- Surgery Errors
Contact Our Attorneys
Many states have enacted various forms of special legislation requiring that medical malpractice claims be handled in a manner different than ordinary damage claims. Call our attorneys for advice.