Medication errors are more common than you think, and can happen in a number of settings including the pharmacy, doctor's office or hospital. No matter what type of medication error you have suffered, if it has resulted in injuries, you may have the right to pursue a Kentucky medical malpractice claim.
When medical negligence results in the wrong medication or any other type of medication error, a Louisville medical malpractice attorney can help determine who is legally liable. Additionally, a Louisville medical malpractice attorney can help collect evidence such as medical records, doctor's notations, charts and other documentation to help substantiate your Kentucky medical malpractice claim.
Some of the common types of medication errors that can occur in Kentucky include:
- wrong medication;
- incorrect strength;
- wrong label on medicine;
- insufficient information on label; and
- dangerous interaction with another medication.
Medication errors can occur with a pharmacist, doctor, nurse or other healthcare professional. When medical negligence leads to medication errors, the consequences can be devastating.
If you have suffered injuries because you were given the wrong medication, you may be entitled to seek damages through a Kentucky medical malpractice claim. A Louisville medical malpractice attorney will take the time to carefully evaluate your case and determine if you have a valid claim.
Contacting a Louisville Medical Malpractice Attorney
A Louisville medical malpractice attorney at Gray and White Law can help you handle every aspect of your Kentucky medical malpractice claim. If you've been injured in Kentucky, contact us today for a free evaluation of your case - 1-888-450-4456 or 502-210- 8942.