Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home Abuse
Alabama nursing home abuse lawyer who knows how to win medical malpractice cases
Medical malpractice cases involving nursing home abuse can be extremely complex. That's why it's important to have an experienced Alabama medical malpractice lawyer who understands nursing home abuse cases. That's why you need Shuttlesworth Law Firm, P.C.
Serving clients throughout Alabama, our aggressive attorney knows what evidence to look for and have years of experience compiling such information into compelling legal cases. We're proud of our case results, and we're eager to help you.
What are causes of medical malpractice cases involving nursing home abuse?
Medical malpractice can take many different forms in a nursing home, including instances that may result in wrongful death. Some of the most common examples of medical malpractice our nursing home abuse attorney deals with include:
- Medication and prescription errors
- Failure to check prescriptions
- Failure to provide prescribed medications
- Failure to administer prescriptions at the correct times
- Misdiagnosis of medical conditions, including
- Cancer misdiagnosis
- Stroke misdiagnosis
- Heart attack misdiagnosis
- Abuse of medical restraints
- Medical negligence
- Failure to make referrals to doctors or nurses
- Failure to treat patient in timely manner
- Disregarding complaints or symptoms
- Ignoring bedsores
Often, understaffing is the cause of medical negligence – when nursing homes don’t have enough staff, medication administration and monitoring of residents become lax.
Nurses and other medical professionals who work in nursing homes sometimes make mistakes. But that doesn't mean your loved one should have to suffer. Hold nursing homes responsible for their actions. Contact Shuttlesworth Law Firm, P.C. today. We can help.
Information is power. Discover what Shuttlesworth Law Firm, P.C. can do for you
Nursing home medical malpractice can happen anywhere. Our legal team stays on top of the latest developments in Alabama and across the country. This knowledge enables us to build strong legal cases. The more we know, the more we can do for clients. You probably have many more legal options than you might realize. Learn more. Contact us today.
Call 866-583-1885 and schedule a free case evaluation right now. Our law firm is conveniently located in downtown Birmingham and we proudly serve injury victims throughout Alabama. Don't wait another day to contact us. A delay could affect the outcome of your case.
We handle nursing home abuse cases on a contingency fee basis, which means you only pay us a fee if we win your case.