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Westfield New Jersey Personal Injury And Medical Malpractice Blog

Strokes: What types are there and how are they missed?

Strokes are dangerous and all too common.

According to the American Stroke Association, someone has a stroke every 40 seconds, and each year nearly 800,000 people experience a stroke. What are the types of strokes one can experience, and how do doctors miss them?

When to file a medical malpractice claim

When we leave our health to the care of a doctor, nurse, pharmacist or care provider, we expect to receive the treatment we need. Unfortunately, that's not always the reality for some patients.

If you think a medical professional may have been negligent in caring or treating you, read on to determine whether you may be able to file a medical malpractice claim.

Insurance Company Investigated Over Lack of Review of Patient Records

California's insurance commissioner has just launched an investigation into Aetna after learning a former medical director for the insurer admitted under oath he never looked at patients' records when deciding whether to approve or deny care. Insurance companies have an obligation to perform due dilligence. When they fail to do so, they may save money but damage untold numbers of people who thought they were insured and were not able to fight back.

Affidavit of Merit-Required in a Medical Malpractice Case

Medical Malpractice is one of the main areas of the law that I specialize in covering. This article will give you some basic guidance on when you should consider filing a suit.
https://www.tapinto.net/towns/south-plainfield/articles/affidavit-of-merit-required-in-a-medical-malpract 

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