Category Archives: Medical Malpractice
Are Medical Errors The Third Leading Cause Of Death In The United States?
For years, experts have estimated that medical errors impacted approximately 98,000 patients in in the United States each year. However, a new study suggests that medical mistakes may be far more common — roughly four times the original figure. The latest research, which was published in the Journal of Patient Safety, predicts that preventable… Read More »
The Future of Medical Malpractice in New Jersey
The implementation of the Affordable Care Act promises to put new demands on the medical system, with a growing demand for doctors. New Jersey, however, is already facing a shortage of physicians, and this situation is only expected to become more severe as the demand grows. This shortage may mean more malpractice claims. Some… Read More »