I do not practice in Florida but your question has not been picked up in four weeks. Arbitration is an accepted forum for medical malpractice cases and is used in Florida. A Florida medical malpractice attorney could give you more meaningful guidance on this subject specific to your state, but as a...Read more »
I do not practice in Florida. However, it seems that no one picked up your question for a month. If you are contemplating bringing a claim, it would be advisable for you to consult with a Florida attorney without delay. Aside from assessing the merits of your claim, the attorney could advise you of...Read more »
My cosmetic surgeon agreed that improvements needed to be made in regards to a recent surgery to make the results acceptable. He told me to come back after one year, to allow for complete healing, so we would know what we are working with. I called recently to schedule my appointment to find his... Read more »
If he left significant assets when he died, someone may have petitioned the court for probate of his estate. The personal representative appointed in that case is who you would contact. Check the website for the clerk of court in your county to find out if such a case has been filed.
Not necessarily depending on your entire medical condition, however at 31 it's not in a risk age group. Members of the Fla. Justice League give free consultations--find a member who handles medical carelessness cases in the county where this happened and get a consult. The attorney will need to...Read more »
I have recently discovered that a person who teaches classes at her place of business is using my pharmacy RPT number and placing my name and RPT number on the certificates to her students. I taught maybe 3 classes for her, moved and then came back and have found she has continued using my license... Read more »
He left no post operation instructions. No prescriptions for her to go home with. He shut his phone off so none of the nurses could reach him. Also, their was supposed to be something draining from my nana immediately after operation and they forgot to start the drain until 9 hours after the... Read more »
Who has to sign off the person who does the services ie massage, 10s machine &heat or can a dr who didn’t see you or who you don’t even know sign off on it also where can I find prices for section 5 chiropractic services price ranges
Your question makes a little better sense, but still cannot be answered via this forum.
I think that you want to know who legally has to authorize the billing for chiropractic services. I would say most likely the Dr., but he or she does have nurses and assistants that may be authorized to...Read more »
I had a doctor perform an ERCP on me and he messed up causing them to need to put a stent inside of my body to prevent pancreatitis since he irritated my pancreas. Now I'm getting charged thousands in total because of the procedure, visits, and now the procedure to take it out. Can I do anything?
Perhaps, but only if you can prove that the Dr. violated the standard of care and that your issues are not a known possible complication of the procedure you had performed. You will need another Dr. as an expert to state this.
Consult with a medical malpractice attorney to see if this is...Read more »
Mom (76) fell reaching for her K-9 12/20 hip replace 12/21 (Recov) 12/21-24 Tran to Rehab 12/24 disch 02/10 I disagreed as electrolytes too low week could not walk In 48 hrs called 911 to assist Mom in house she collapsed at front door, no PI Collapsed 3X's that night from bed, no PI... Read more »
It looks like you have a very detailed timeline, but it's not really evident what your mom died of, or who may have been negligent. I suggest that you confer with an attorney in your area who is experienced in medical malpractice.
My wife is a MRSA carrier, and has developed a spot on her back near where she had previously had surgery for a MRSA-related infection. The MRSA carrier diagnosis is on file with the clinic she goes to for her near complete care... This new spot may or may not be a flare up/relapse of the... Read more »
It depends on her relationship with the clinic. If she is on some sort of health-maintenance program under which the clinic is obligated to attend to all of her health-related needs, perhaps. Otherwise, no: she should simply go to another health care provider which can see her sooner.
I had a very bad, life-altering experience with my psychiatrist. I posted a negative review on google while I was still a patient and the doctor personally called me and told me she "wouldn't be completing disability paperwork for me if I didn't take it down". I did. Later I was discharged as a... Read more »
She is a total stranger, and so it's normal that a 25 month old would not want to cooperate with her. We had to see the speech therapist for my son so that the school would decide whether to take him in to the school. Right as we started the session she asked him to identify objects and assemble... Read more »
Went to dermatologist, was told it would be a easy routine procedure with no mention of scarring, a few days later my arm and hand were swollen, red, and very painful to where I couldn't sleep at night. I went to urgent care and they diagnosed staph and put me on heavy antibiotics, but were about... Read more »
You might have a claim for the scarring. Call a local medical malpractice attorney and discuss the details to see what options you have. Basically, if the dermatologist did anything wrong and that caused the scar, you definitely have a claim. Generally, there is a 2 year statute of limitations...Read more »
I am having a hard time getting a medical malpractice case being taken as a worthy case and I wonder which medical malpractice branch takes "lighter" cases that didn't end in death or severe damage? My father went to the hospital with chest pain, losing his breath and abdominal pain. As far as I... Read more »
this lawyer basically stating he cannot win this case. My question is this: Can I hire a lawyer from FL to work with locally or do I need to work with one from NY remotely because of any jurisdiction issues?
First, get a full explanation of why it's unwinnable. Makes more sense to hire an attorney in New York. Ask for a copy of the entire file. Contact a member of the NY State Trial Lawyers Assn --they give free consults. Consult in person--maybe part of the problem is you did everything long distance...Read more »
Judge accepted a plea when advised there is a problem with the plea and continue proceedings. A preconceived public defender's opinion in an involuntary intoxication defense leading to temporary Insanity was erroneous.
Your recourse would be an appeal or reopening of the case. Judges are for the most part immune from liability, certainly under your facts. Consult with the Florida Civil Liberties Union or ask for the names of some of their "cooperating attorneys" with regard to sentencing issues.
I adopted a kitten from a shelter 3 months ago. She was too tounge to be spayed. I brought her today for a regular spaying appointment that they set up for me once she turned 4 month old. On a paperwork they gave me they stated that no skin will be removed, they will just tattoo her as a mark that... Read more »
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