Prescription errors are a serious public health concern, resulting in thousands of injuries and deaths each year. These errors can occur at any stage of the medication process, from prescribing to dispensing to administration. While many factors can contribute to these errors, they are often preventable.
Types of Prescription Errors
There are several different types of prescription errors, including:
Consequences of Prescription Errors
Prescription errors can have a variety of serious consequences, including:
If you have been injured or your loved one has died as a result of a prescription error, you may have legal rights. You may be able to file a medical malpractice claim against the doctor, pharmacist, or other healthcare provider who made the error.
Medical Malpractice Claims
To prove a medical malpractice claim, you must show that:
If you are successful in your medical malpractice claim, you may be awarded compensation for your damages, including:
Contact Iacobelli Law Firm
If you have been injured or your loved one has died as a result of a prescription error, please contact the experienced attorneys at Iacobelli Law Firm. We will review your case and advise you of your legal options.
Iacobelli Law Firm is a personal injury law firm with a proven track record of success. We are dedicated to helping victims of medical malpractice get the compensation they deserve.
This blog is for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice. Please consult with an attorney to discuss your specific legal situation.
Andrew Iacobelli is a Florida personal injury attorney. Andrew is also licensed to practice law in the State of Michigan and the Province of Ontario and regularly represents victims in cross-border injury claims. Andrew restricts his practice to the representation of individuals that have been seriously injured.