Whenever you see a doctor or surgeon, you are putting your trust in them. But sometimes healthcare providers fail to deliver an acceptable level of care, and when that happens people like you can get hurt. If you were harmed by a healthcare provider by a mistake that could have been avoided, you may have a right to compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, and suffering.
If you have been the victim of medical malpractice in Bellingham, Washington, Bartek Law is here to help. Our attorneys are experienced in medical malpractice law in Washington, and we are willing and able to hold negligent healthcare providers accountable. Contact us via our website or call (360) 526-8584 for a free consultation and case review.
Examples of Medical Malpractice
Anytime a patient is harmed due to medical errors due to negligence from healthcare providers, that patient may have a right to file for compensation. Medical malpractice happens more often than you might think. It is the third leading cause of death in the United States. Medical malpractice can result from many different errors, including:
- Birth injuries
- Diagnostic errors
- Surgical errors
- Errors in prescribing medicine
- Failure to obtain informed consent
- Anesthesia mistakes
If you have been the victim of medical malpractice, don’t wait to contact us today to schedule your initial consultation. You must file your claim within a specific timeframe, so contact us today.