Los Angeles Nursing Home Malpractice Attorney
Medical Malpractice in Nursing Homes
Medical malpractice is a serious type of negligence that occurs on the part of doctors, nurses and other professionals in the field of medicine. At times, malpractice may occur in a nursing home and may lead to lasting injuries or the death of an elderly patient. Some types of nursing home malpractice may include: medication errors, misdiagnosis, unattended health issues, failure to diagnose a medical condition, overmedication, or delayed treatment.
If a loved one did not receive proper medical care in a nursing home or assisted living facility, you may have grounds for a claim or lawsuit against the responsible party. A Los Angeles nursing home malpractice lawyer can discuss your options with you, can answer your questions and can offer you the information you need to make the right choice about moving forward with a claim or lawsuit against the responsible facility or medical care professional.
Nursing Home Malpractice Claims in Los Angeles
A claim involving nursing home malpractice may be difficult to deal with, particularly because these are technical in nature. It may be difficult to determine what the "proper level of medical care" may have been in the circumstances, and how to prove that the nursing home failed to provide this care in some way. Fortunately, our legal team has access to professionals in the fields of medicine and elder care and can fully investigate the matter to determine how to build a compelling case on your behalf. For a free consultation regarding your case and your legal options, contact a Los Angeles nursing home malpractice attorney at our law offices. We will be happy to see what we can do to assist you during this difficult time.Contact a lawyer at our firm today for more information about malpractice in Los Angeles nursing homes and how we can help you.