medical malpractice

Statute of Limitations: Medical Malpractice

A statute of limitations is the amount of time in which someone must pursue legal action from the date an incident occurred. When it comes to medical malpractice, the statute of limitations varies from state to state. The two …

How Do I Know I Have a Medical Malpractice Case?

Medical malpractice is responsible for roughly 250,000 deaths each year. Understanding the standard for patient care could be the difference between life and death. Medical malpractice occurs when a doctor does not meet the predetermined standard of care while …

Birth Injury vs. Birth Defect

Bringing a child into the world should be an amazing experience. However, the truth of the matter is, things can quickly take a turn for the worse. Birth injuries are, unfortunately, common and are often a result of medical …

How Personal Injury Lawyers Help People

In the
United States, personal injury lawyers work every day to advocate for the
injured and promote safety for all. They are not only here to get you compensation
for your injuries and losses, but also to keep businesses accountable and
prevent the …

What is the Patient’s Bill of Rights?

With Patient
Safety Awareness Week behind us, it’s so important that all patients can understand
and identify their medical rights. Many times, medical decisions are being made
in a hectic environment and patients may not understand their options. The Patient’s Bill of …

Patient Safety Awareness Week

Patient Safety Awareness Week celebrates and
acknowledges the ways that healthcare providers are improving patient care.
Organizations like the Center for Patient Safety have spearheaded campaigns
like this to help healthcare providers reduce preventable harm by raising
awareness of the connection between patient …

We Listen, We Understand, and We Fight – For You

Who we are.

Whether you
are a client or an employee, Rob Levine & Associates treats you like
family. Across the board, our mission is to seek justice and advocate for those
who may be unable to do so for themselves.

This week
is …

What is Informed Consent in Medical Malpractice?

Let’s
set the scene: Unfortunately, you’ve been having some ongoing health issues,
but your doctor tells you there is a procedure to fix it. The doctor explains
to you what the procedure is, the likely outcome, and any risks of performing
it. You …

Medical Malpractice Facts

How to Prevent and Understand Medical Malpractice as a Patient

American
medical practices have come a long way since people went to the local barber
for bloodletting, but that doesn’t mean it’s perfect. According to a 2016 Johns
Hopkins University study, more than …

2019 Patient Safety Awareness Week

In honor of patient safety awareness week, we encourage everyone to learn more about healthcare safety.

We would like to
devote these seven days to increase your awareness about patient safety in the
eyes of all healthcare professionals and the public.

What better …

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