Wrongful Death by Medical Negligence – Columbus, OH
Seeking Justice When Medical Negligence Causes a Wrongful Death
Wrongful death by medical malpractice occurs when a patient has died due to the negligence of a healthcare provider such as a physician, anesthesiologist, surgeon, nurse or hospital. These cases often required the expertise of a wrongful death attorney who can understand the complexities of the legal matters as well as the medical implications that have resulted from malpractice.
Medical malpractice often involves cases including:
· Failure to Diagnose
· Surgical Errors
· Untreated Infections
· Birth Injuries
· Delayed Treatment
While no amount of monetary recovery can compensate the loss of a loved one in a wrongful death medical malpractice case, the surviving dependents or beneficiaries may be entitled to financial payment due to the damages caused by the negligent act.
Recoverable damages in a medical negligence claim may include compensation for:
· Mental Anguish
· Loss of Income
· Loss of Care
· Loss of Support
· Funeral and Burial Expenses
· Loss of Benefits
· Loss of Companionship
· General Damages
With 29 years of experience, Robert D. Erney has successfully counseled family members who have lost a loved one due to medical malpractice. When you are in need of a wrongful death attorney you can lean on for support and guidance, contact Robert D. Erney and Associates today.