Hospitals must comply with state guidelines and regulations set forth by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). When hospitals fail to follow these guidelines, it may lead to cases of medical malpractice that harm their patients.
Contact The Becker Law Firm to discuss your case with a hospital malpractice attorney in Ohio today. We can be reached online or by phone at (440) 252-4399.
What Is Hospital Malpractice?
Examples of hospital malpractice include:
- Unsterile conditions;
- Equipment failure;
- Inadequately trained staff;
- Negligent hiring practices (e.g., failure to perform a background check);
- Staffing shortages;
- Continuing to employ staff members who have violated regulations;
- Nursing negligence.
The Becker Law Firm has represented cases against large hospitals and other medical institutions throughout Ohio and other parts of the country. We have pursued numerous cases for injuries suffered at Cleveland-area hospitals.
Cleveland Area Hospital Negligence Cases
While many instances of medical malpractice are the result of negligence on the part of individual medical professionals, some are the result of negligence on the part of the hospital itself.
We have handled numerous hospital negligence cases, including injuries suffered in Cleveland area hospitals such as:
Our attorneys do this work because we care about our clients and a just verdict or settlement will make a positive difference in their lives. When a hospital’s negligence causes you serious harm or results in the death of your loved one, our Ohio hospital negligence attorneys are here to fight for you. We strive to help our clients recover justice and compensation for their losses, such as medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, emotional distress, and more.
Please contact us through our online form, or call (440) 252-4399 to arrange a free initial consultation with an experienced Cleveland hospital malpractice attorney.