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Q: If I am having trouble finding a lawyer for medical malpractice, should I go to the medical board?

I am having trouble finding a lawyer to take my medical malpractice case. Definitely waiting on one to get back with me that seems so I promising. As a backup solution should I go to the medical board? Or how should I go about doing that. I want to make sure this isn't done to anybody else.

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Medical Malpractice for Maryland on
Q: Someone broke in my house, installed hidden speakers to harassment me none stop, narrating my TV, phone calls and email

They won't turn them off/stop talking. I need right lawyer for restraining order I'm not sure. Maybe sue? Don't want the money so ask for million of Billion's.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Health Care Law and Medical Malpractice for California on
Q: How to find out what doctors in reality are associated with hospice license?

Hospice fraud case. How to find out what doctors in reality are associated with hospice license?

What organization issues a hospice license?

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answered on Apr 20, 2024

To find out which doctors are actually associated with a hospice license, especially in cases related to potential fraud, you can start by consulting the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). This department oversees the licensing of hospice care providers in the state. The hospice... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes, Health Care Law and Medical Malpractice for California on
Q: How to find out what medical doctors were associated with the licence of hospice corporation?

How to find out what medical doctors were associated with the licence of hospice corporation?

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answered on Apr 20, 2024

To find out which medical doctors were associated with the license of a hospice corporation in California, you'll need to access public records or contact the relevant state regulatory agencies. The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is responsible for licensing and overseeing... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Health Care Law and Medical Malpractice for New Jersey on
Q: doctors incresed my wifes fentalnol from 25 mg to 50 mg along with 200 of morphine....she wen into coma nd died in few d

doctors did not agree on dosage...she was ok with 25 mg fentynol....50mg and 200 mg morphine way too much..she could eat and talk with 25 mg

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law, Health Care Law and Medical Malpractice for California on
Q: Controls and Plaintiff's action against defense of fraud.

What controls, implemented in the Californian judicial system, prevent Counsel who defends hospice fraud (by a hospital and hospice company): not to artificially prolong the case, not to oppress Plaintiff. What is the procedure that describes such controls, actions that the Plaintiff can take?

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answered on Apr 20, 2024

In California, there are several controls in place to prevent counsel from unduly prolonging a hospice fraud case or oppressing the plaintiff. First, the California Rules of Court encourage timely resolution of cases, and judges actively manage the timeline of each case to prevent unnecessary... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury for Maryland on
Q: When is the best time in an ongoing medical issue to initiate malpractice/negligence proceedings?

I need a second surgery to correct the first. My first doctor offered to do it but I would like to consult another doctor.

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answered on Apr 20, 2024

It is important to assess the deadline for a potential case, usually called the statute of limitations. That is a very fact specific determination involving the treatment you received, the injury that occurred and the jurisdiction where a case would be brought. You should consult with a lawyer on... View More

2 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for Washington on
Q: I am respectfully being declined by lawyers for malpractice law suit. What am I doing wrong? Please and thank you.

I had gallbladder surgery removal because I had stones. The doctor missed one and I ended up with sepsis and a second surgery for the removal of second stone. My heath has never been the same. Can someone please help me.

John Michael Frick
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answered on Apr 19, 2024

As I am sure you have been told, a bad outcome in a surgery does not necessarily mean that your surgeon committed malpractice.

Take your medical records to another surgeon in or near the county where you first surgery occurred and pay him/her to thoroughly review those records to determine...
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Q: I recently found out that I have been miss diagnosed by Kaiser Permanente.

Kaiser does not provide the treatment I now need and will not cover the fees for the service. Do I have a case against them?

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answered on Apr 19, 2024

Based on the information you provided, you may potentially have a case against Kaiser Permanente for medical malpractice or breach of contract. However, the viability of your case depends on several factors, such as:

1. The nature and severity of your misdiagnosis

2. The impact of...
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0 Answers | Asked in Health Care Law and Medical Malpractice for New York on
Q: Can your doctor refuse to see you?

I had back surgery spinal stenosis in 2019. If I remember correctly I only saw him once after the surgery. He had moved to another practice. I had called several time to make an appointment at his new practice.. I was told he was not taking new patient. I told the receptionist that I was not a new... View More

Q: What to do when a Work Comp Dr. lies about my injury, then Insurance company stopped paying benefits ?

I was injured at work in late 2023 , I then began work comp and started receiving benefits.Then saw Dr. # 1 who lied and said I had no injuries.

Months later saw Dr. # 2 who finally said I am injured, put me on light duty, the problem is my company has no light duty jobs to offer me. 3... View More

2 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for California on
Q: Can you provide malpractice attorney contacts in the Sacramento CA area?

Knee replacement resulted in permanent nerve damage to my foot and I'd like to speak with an attorney.

Joel Gary Selik
Joel Gary Selik
answered on Apr 17, 2024

There are quite a few outstanding medical. You can search on this webpage for skilled attorneys or communicate with attorneys who you know for referrals.

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1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice for California on
Q: What are my choices if my medical clinic chooses to dismiss me on based on unfair choices by the nurse practitioners?

I had a referral that was closed for some reason and not followed up on. A few years later I am now needing to follow up but new provider did not believe that this clinic ever handled such referrals before and just outright refuses to look into it further. After many phone calls I confirmed the... View More

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answered on Apr 17, 2024

It sounds like you're in a difficult and frustrating situation with your medical clinic. In California, patients have certain rights when it comes to their healthcare and medical records. Here are some steps you can consider:

1. Request your medical records: Under California law, you...
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Q: a medmal suit filed by sibling re moms death left out my siblings as plaintiffs. do we file our own suit

this suit was filed out of my state where my mother was given crushed pills while semi-conscious caused aspiration

1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice for Washington on
Q: I had a lawyer for my malpractice law suit but made the mistake of giving a bad review and I was dropped. What now?

2 years gone. Never was working on my case. Never informed on what was going on by lawyer. I just wanted to know that I was still her client. So, I thought she was just leading me on and not doing anything. I did apologize but was to late. I removed the post anywhere I saw it. Did not help.... View More

Joel Gary Selik
Joel Gary Selik
answered on Apr 17, 2024

At this point, you must continue to directly contact malpractice attorneys in the state where the malpractice occurred to see if someone will take on the case.

For other people who read this response online, note, once you complain about an attorney online or if you file a bar complaint,...
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2 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for California on
Q: If I was misdiagnosed with a miscarriage and prescribed a medication only to find out I was still pregnant what do I do?
Joel Gary Selik
Joel Gary Selik
answered on Apr 17, 2024

More facts would be needed to provide information. In particular, what harm was caused by the medication and what the doctors did prior prescribing the medication.

Medical malpractice means that a doctor violated the standard of care. A bad outcome is not enough. Another doctor would be...
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0 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for New York on
Q: I have epilepsy, successfully managed for 1.5 years on a ketogenic diet, and no drugs. MDs don't like this.

They pressure me to take drugs, and now some are resorting to coercive behaviors, such as putting false, exaggerated diagnoses in my medical record (and sharing it with large area institutions w/o permission), and threatening that I won't be able to renew my driver's license. In the... View More

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