Health care facilities are responsible for the diagnosis and treatment
of patients harmed by infections caught both before and during the administration
of medical care. When localized and systemic infections are not addressed
and properly treated, patients may be able to pursue financial compensation
through a medical malpractice lawsuit.
Our lawyers of the New York City law firm of
Rheingold, Giuffra, Ruffo & Plotkin LLP have handled numerous personal injury (i.e. MRSA) cases involving medical
care providers' failure to:
- Identify the seriousness of an existing infection
- Thoroughly review infection symptoms
- Take samples of infected areas
- Match appropriate antibiotics to an infection
- Note personal medical care histories with treatment plans e.g., failure
to note resistance to antibiotics
- Ensure that an infection has resolved completely
- Detect or properly treat MRSA Infections
- Hospital-acquired infections
Failure to Diagnose Attorneys in New York City
If you or a loved one has experienced a harmful foodborne or inhaled infection
or been infected during a hospital stay, we can provide experienced legal
help. While anyone can experience a serious or life-threatening infection,
older people, people in hospitals and people with compromised immune systems
are especially at risk.
The New York medical malpractice lawyers of Rheingold, Giuffra, Ruffo &
Plotkin LLP have resolved numerous cases involving the diagnosis and treatment
of infections. Our extensive experience has resulted in numerous awards
that exceed $1 million. Our team includes an attorney included on the
New York medical malpractice
SuperLawyer list, a chairman of the Medical Malpractice Committee of the New York
State Bar Association and a chairperson of the Medical Malpractice Committee
of the Bar Association for the City of New York. We know how to handle
these cases and—more importantly—how to secure meaningful
results for our clients.
Want to learn more about what our firm can do for you and your family?
Call us at (888) 260-0473 or request a
free case evaluation with our skilled legal advocates today.