What are examples of medical malpractice claims?



Virginia Medical Malpractice Lawyer - Richard SerpeQ: What are examples of medical malpractice claims?

A: There are many different forms of medical malpractice. Virginia has a Medical Malpractice Act which applies to physicians, psychiatrists, nurses, clinical psychologists, physical therapists, professional counselors, podiatrists, dentists, chiropractors, hospitals, nursing homes and all most all other medical care providers. The provider has the duty to offer a standard of care that is, at the least, equivalent to the skills and diligence practiced by others in their specialty. Medical Malpractice can be described as the failure of a medical professional to follow established guidelines, which results in patient injury or death.

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