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Blog Posts in 2015

Is Misdiagnosing an Illness Considered Medical Malpractice?

Misdiagnosis is actually one of the most common causes of medical errors. With HMOs, many doctors have to factor fiscal aspects into making decisions about a patient's wellbeing. Insurance ...
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Can I file a malpractice claim against someone other than a doctor?

Medical malpractice claims are for when you are injured by any medical professional during the course of your treatment. Such a suit can be filed against any individual or entity that provides health ...
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I signed a consent form-did I just waive my rights?

In most cases, before undergoing professional medical care or treatment, a doctor needs to obtain from you informed consent except in emergency situations. Signing a consent form means that you as a ...
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How do I Obtain my Medical Records?

It may appear complicated to request your medical records from your doctor or hospital, but once you understand the law and how to go about it, the process will look much simpler. The Health Insurance ...
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Can I sue my Doctor for Releasing my Records to my Employer?

You may be able to file a suit against a doctor who releases your information to your employer. This depends in many ways on the nature of your company's health plan. In some plans, your employer ...
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