For general injury needs such as car accidents, etc. please visit our personal injury website

medical malpractice Archives

Indianapolis firm handling vicarious liability claims

Victims of medical malpractice have a long road ahead of them. They often have physical limitations to deal with, which may include the onset of a permanent disability. The pain can be extensive, too. In addition, the emotional trauma associated with medical error can be debilitating and long-lasting. Financial damages can be devastating, leaving individuals on shaky financial footing.

Vicarious liability in medical malpractice lawsuits

Medical errors can be costly. Victims are often left with a worsened medical condition that can be painful and expensive to treat. To make matters worse, these individuals are usually unable to work while they seek to recover their health, which means that they lack the financial means to cover their damages.

Errors in electronic health records can lead to malpractice

A lot of trust is placed in the doctors who treat us. When they make a diagnosis or recommend a course of treatment, Hoosiers rarely second guess it. Yet, a recent discovery has shown that many unsuspecting patients may be at risk of being harmed or even killed by medical malpractice. This is because electronic health records, known EHRs, are proving more problematic than many expected.

Burnout can lead to instances of medical malpractice, study says

Employee burnout -- the grinding, continuous stress, cynicism and exhaustion that one might experience in their job -- is not limited to any one industry. However, when medical professionals in Indiana and nationwide experience burnout at work, it affects more than just them and their employer. It can also affect the safety of patients in their care.

Mental health concerns for ICU patients

What happens during a hospital stay cannot only have impacts on a person’s physical health, it can also have implications related to mental health. Take, for instance, the mental health concerns that arise in connection to care at intensive care units. ICU patients can face risks of delirium, a state of confusion.

Turning personal injury into personal recovery.

Email Us For a Response

We Can Help Request A Free Consultation

Contact the Firm

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

DOWNTOWN HEADQUARTERS
211 North Pennsylvania Street
(1 Indiana Square, Suite 1640)
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Phone: 317-296-6917
Fax: 317-269-7784
Indianapolis Law Office Map

Fishers Office
11650 Lantern Road
Suite 237
Fishers, IN 46038

Phone: 317-296-6917
Map & Directions

JOHNSON JENSEN LLP | RECOGNIZED BY Best Lawyers 2018 AMERICA'S TOP 100 ATTORNEYS ISBA SUSTAINING MEMBER 1718

We Can Help You Get The Financial Compensation You Need To Recover From An Injury Caused By A Medical Professional's Negligence. Contact Us Today For A Free Consultation.