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0 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for Florida on
Q: The Superior court of Fulton County in Georgia has just ruled that, since the Medical Board denied reinstatement of my

licence, it is not considered a contested case and thus they have no jurisdiction. Who does?

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Appeals / Appellate Law and Medical Malpractice for California on
Q: IME Dr demanded that my friend take off his PPE as a condition of continuing his IME.

When he refused, Dr cancelled rest of IME. Defendants have issued evidence sanctions even though they have all of my friend's medical records and the nature of his injuries are not ones that would even be visible without any PPE. What are his options? Can he sue the IME Doctor for... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Sep 21, 2021

MORE INFO NEEDED.

IF HE HAD AN IME EXAM, THE CASE IS IN LITIGATION AND HE SHOULD HAVE A LAWYER.

THAT IS THE PERSON THAT SHOULD ANSWER THE QUESTION AS S/HE HAS ALL THE INFO

YOU CAN ALWAYS SUE ANYONE AT ANY TIME.

THE ISSUE IS THAT LAWYERS WILL NOT TAKE THE CASE ON A...
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0 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for Oklahoma on
Q: Went to pharmacy for flu shot and they gave me covid vaccine instead. I didn't want a covid vaccine. What can I do?

The pharmacist told me to come back in 2 weeks for the 2nd shot. I was confused since I was there for a flu shot and he said for your 2nd covid shot. I told him I didn't want a covid vaccine and that it was supposed to be a flu vaccine. He said "I am sorry " and I heard him tell the... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for North Carolina on
Q: Can a doctor require a test that is not FDA approved for diagnosing ADHD in order to refill prescriptions

My wife has been on Adderall for her ADHD an OCD for a while. Her doctor recently was investigated because in his words " I wrote a prescription to the wrong person ". They are saying that she must get a Wavei test in order for her prescriptions to be refilled. We are paying out of pocket... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Health Care Law, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury on
Q: This is regardingcommpensation for medical negligence at children’s hospital with my son

We were denied X-ray and told Ed was for emergency patients only as he had no fever. I told them he has lvl 3 autism and eats things other than food, had not eaten for over a month could hardly walk & was going grey. Next morning I took him to Chermside hospital as he was worse & also... Read more »

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on Sep 20, 2021

I'm sorry for the ordeal your family has gone through here. However, if you are talking about Victoria, New South Wales, this forum might not be able to offer meaningful guidance. This is for basic questions involving U.S.-based matters.

Although you posted under med mal, your matter...
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0 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for Utah on
Q: a friend of mine has a crushed ankle and initialy assessed as needing to have an amputation surgery. Many months have

gone by but 2 times he has been denied treatment of any kind because he had outbursts due to pain. is this malpractice and how can he get treated for this inuy which has left him debilitated and suffering from extreem pain.

0 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for Kansas on
Q: Epidural slipped out during labor - nurse did nothing, ended in c section

I was induced to give birth 10 days after my due date. I chose to get the epidural and felt absolutely no pain from when i got it, until right before the nurse had me start pushing. The epidural had slipped out and i told her i was feeling pain. She brushed it off and said it was pressure. Later,... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Civil Rights and Legal Malpractice for California on
Q: EMT could not perform job detail and worsened my injury

after 2 calls to 911 and aprox. 25 min, 2 5 foot female EMT and one firefighter arrived. I live 5 blocks from firehouse. the ambulance came from another county two towns away. They never gave me medical attention on site. they pushed and nudged my shoulder to get up and walk to their gurney, which... Read more »

Maurice Mandel II
Maurice Mandel II answered on Sep 21, 2021

Sorry to hear that your medical condition caused you pain. What you have is a potential "Governmental claim" and you should seek the assistance of a local Personal Injury attorney. You have a limited time to file a "Government claim form" against the agency that provided the EMTs.

0 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for California on
Q: How do I start a out of court settlement with a hospital who neglected to care for me medically?

I went to the hospital four times before having to go to another hospital to get taken care of. The only thing the first hospital did was give me nausea medication and one iv out of the four times I went. I ended up missing two weeks of work because they did not do what the were supposed to. It got... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for Texas on
Q: How can I sue a hospital for medical negligence?
0 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice on
Q: Botched surgery time limit on filing birth injuries finding out at 22

Botched circomsission now sexually active and realising I’m not normal and it was a accident done by a doctor

0 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Probate for Georgia on
Q: My husband recently passed away on August 13. Our primary address is in Floyd county ga. Married 29 years. He was at his

sister’s house when he passed.Between the hospital, his daughter and his sister, no one honored his Advance Directive DNR and my POA. He never wanted to be on a respirator which they did do .His daughter went after I presented all of this and got guardianship over him through a judge that she... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Legal Malpractice, Medical Malpractice and Wrongful Death for Wyoming on
Q: If my brother died by suicide while on probation and in treatment, can we sue them for emotional damages?

They exacted a warrant illegally on my parents house, took kids with no cause, and convicted my mom and brother. Even though my brother admitted to all in the house, they still charged my mom n convicted her under coersion.

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing answered on Sep 17, 2021

This would be a tough case for a number of reasons dealing with proof, showing the cause was that and not an underlying issue. Suggest you contact the Wyoming Civil Liberties Union, ask for their prison rights group, ask them for the names of some of their "cooperating attorneys." Those... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice for Georgia on
Q: My unmarried so died leaving a 2 year old. There will be a lawsuit

Who files lawsuit girlfriend or my son's parents

Kimberly Grant
Kimberly Grant answered on Sep 10, 2021

I am sorry for your loss.

The claim for wrongful death belongs to your grandson. An adult will need to bring the lawsuit on his behalf. That adult can be the girlfriend or the grandparents. Any money awarded from the lawsuit will be only for his benefit and everything must be approved by...
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0 Answers | Asked in Health Care Law, Medical Malpractice and Small Claims for Kentucky on
Q: My almost 5 year old has tongue tie which has caused plenty of speech problems and 2 years of a iep and more

She was in and out of the hospital from birth to 6 months the doctors said she was not gaining weight even thoe she was fed every 2 hours. I had the doctors cause so many problems to the point that cps was called everything was unfounded but it's still the point of everything that has happened... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for North Carolina on
Q: Is this medical malpractice?

2 MDs signed anesthesia consent for a minor to have surgery because the mother was too inebriated to sign. This was not an emergent surgery. There was a father they could have called for phone consent. The actual surgical consent was signed by the family the day before. This was only the anesthesia... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Federal Crimes, Health Care Law, Insurance Bad Faith and Medical Malpractice for Nevada on
Q: Do I have the right too know the disposition of the closed investigation? Medicare Fraud; Attempted Extortion; & ...

Do I have the right too know the disposition of the closed investigation?

I am looking at NRS 633.301 because I filed a report of Medicare Fraud, attempted extortion, and more against a dr in NV to the NV bd of Osteopathic Med. They will not give me the outcome of their closing the case.... Read more »

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