According to recent statistics, approximately 1.5 million people are injured by medication errors each year in the U.S. When the wrong type of medication is administered, or a patient is given an improper dosage, the consequences can be devastating. If you have been injured by the negligence of your doctor or pharmacist, you have rights, and a medication error lawyer from our firm can help you exercise those rights. Contact Simeone & Miller, LLP today.
If you have been injured, we should be your next call. Here’s why:
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In order to prove that a medication error caused your injuries, or contributed to the death of your loved one, you will need to be able to establish that a doctor, nurse, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional erred in prescribing or administering the drug. This can be difficult to do without the help of an experienced medication error lawyer in D.C., which is why we encourage you to discuss your options with the team at Simeone & Miller, LLP.
When doctors, nurses, and pharmacists fail to follow the proper procedures for prescribing and administering medications, the patient is the one who suffers the consequences. Sadly, medication errors will often result in serious, life-threatening, or even fatal, side effects.
Some of the most common medication mistakes include:
If you were given the wrong type or dose of medication, or your doctor failed to prescribe needed medication, you may have grounds to file a medical malpractice claim. We can help you seek compensation for your medical bills, lost income, and pain and suffering.
Were you harmed by a careless medical professional? Contact a medication error lawyer from Simeone & Miller, LLP today to schedule your free case evaluation with our dedicated legal team.