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Alleged nursing negligence leads to death of mother

Nurses play a vital role in the daily care of patients in Oregon and across the country. Nurses. like all medical professionals, are required to have years of academic and on-the-job training in order to properly treat and care for patients. Unfortunately, health care facilities these days are often understaffed, and nurses are forced to work long hours, leading to exhaustion. When a nurse fails to properly do his or her job, the patient suffers. Recently, a woman in another state filed a lawsuit after she claims nursing negligence led to the death of her mother.

Family alleges medical malpractice after woman dies from overdose

Most doctors and nurses in the state of Oregon are skilled and certified professionals with years of training and experience. However, medical professionals are also human, and humans make mistakes. When mistakes happen during medical procedures, the patients have to live with the consequences. According to recent statistics, medical malpractice is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. A family in another state has filed a lawsuit against a medical center after a family member died, allegedly due to a lethal dose of pain medication.

Lawsuit filed after alleged medical negligence results in injury

Although patient safety has become a top priority in hospitals and medical facilities in Oregon and across the country, thousands of health-care patients are injured every year due to negligence. When medical patients go for a procedure, they not only place their trust in the hands of doctors and nurses, but also their lives. Though the majority of doctors and nurses in the United States are certified, well-trained professionals, they still make mistakes. When mistakes occur in the medical field, the consequences can be life-threatening. Recently, a woman in another state filed a lawsuit after alleged medical negligence left her with permanent injuries.

2 medical malpractice lawsuits allege delivery errors

The birth of a child is one of the most remarkable and joyous experiences in the lives of Oregon parents. However, joy can quickly turn to anger and despair when negligence during delivery leaves a new baby permanently disabled. Unfortunately, delivery errors happen more than most people realize. Recently, two families filed separate lawsuits against a midwife in another state after one infant perished and another was badly injured.

Alleged medical negligence claims life of beloved husband

The death of a loved one can be a very traumatic and devastating experience. When a loved one is lost because of the negligence of another party, the trauma is greatly magnified. Unfortunately, negligence in the medical field occurs more frequently than most people realize. Even though medical professionals in Oregon undergo hours and hours of training, they still make mistakes. Recently, a woman in another state filed a lawsuit after alleged medical negligence attributed to the death of her husband.