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February 16

Why do electronic medical records fuel medical malpractice?

Electronic health records (EHRs) are now used by 90% of all doctors, hospitals and medical professionals. While it would seem that such technologies would increase efficiency, convenience, and awareness of patient history among medical professionals, the number of lawsuits involving EHRs has tripled in the last 8 years.  The following are the 8 most common reasons your EHRs may cause medical...
Why do electronic medical records fuel medical malpractice?
February 11

The Basics Life Care Plans for Medical Malpractice Explained

New York, NY — In many personal injuries and medical malpractice cases, the individual’s injuries are catastrophic and life-changing. A life care plan can be an invaluable tool in a settlement negotiation or trial.  Under New York law, persons harmed by accidents and medical mistakes are eligible to be compensated for damages, including lost wages, medical bills, the loss of earning capacity...
The Basics Life Care Plans for Medical Malpractice Explained
February 09

What you should know about lymphoma misdiagnosis

Being diagnosed with cancer is a scary experience. Lymphoma is a type of cancer that occurs in the blood and impacts your lymphatic system, which plays an important role in regulating the body’s immune system. This is why lymphoma can be difficult to treat, particularly after it has spread and worsened due to delayed treatment.  According to the American Cancer Society, about 731,000 peo...
What you should know about lymphoma misdiagnosis
January 23

5 Most Commonly Misdiagnosed Diseases in the U.S.

According to a report from the Institute of Medicine, 1 in 20 adults in the United States each year seeks out urgent or outpatient care for a medical issue that is misdiagnosed. Over the course of their lifetime, the majority of Americans will receive some kind of incorrect or delayed diagnosis. This is a contributing factor in approximately 10 percent of all patient deaths. The following fiv...
5 Most Commonly Misdiagnosed Diseases in the U.S.
January 20

Is lung cancer misdiagnosis medical malpractice?

New York, NY — According to the American Cancer Society, lung cancer causes more deaths in the United States than colon, breast, and prostate cancers combined, making up 13 percent of all new cancer cases. Lung cancer is also the second most common form of cancer among both men and women. Each year, there are about 228,000 new cases of lung cancer. Annually, over 142,000 people die from lung ...
Is lung cancer misdiagnosis medical malpractice?
January 01

Manhattan truck accident lawyer Jonathan C. Reiter fights for the rights of injury victims

Because of the sheer size and weight of large trucks, auto accidents involving commercial trucks often have catastrophic consequences. Passengers and drivers in cars often sustain serious injuries in truck accidents. Fatalities also often occur due to truck accidents. Located in Manhattan and serving truck accident victims throughout New York, Jonathan C. Reiter Law Firm, PLLC helps injury v...
Manhattan truck accident lawyer Jonathan C. Reiter fights for the rights of injury victims
December 10, 2019

Medical Malpractice FAQ: What Do I Need to Prove?

When an individual has been injured due to a medical mistake caused by a hospital, doctor, or another health professional, one of the first questions they often ask is: what exactly do I need to prove? Understandably, many people are intimidated by the prospect of suing a doctor or hospital. It’s an unfortunate reality that many patients injured due to medical malpractice have spent years in...
Medical Malpractice FAQ: What Do I Need to Prove?
December 06, 2019

New York medical malpractice attorney explains surgical error in an interview with Super Lawyers

New York City, NY — New York City medical malpractice lawyer, Jonathan C. Reiter, explains the consequences of surgical errors in an interview with Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers is an organization that aims to aid the public in their search for the right attorney, and provide a database of information from reputable lawyers. Being named a Super Lawyer involves an intensive multistep process, ...
New York medical malpractice attorney explains surgical error in an interview with Super Lawyers
November 26, 2019

Will Amazon's One-Day Shipping Lead to More Truck Accidents?

New York City, NY — Amazon has completely changed the way people shop, due in part to its lightning fast shipping. In the past, individuals who paid for a “Prime” membership could receive free two-day shipping on most items, but the company has recently announced that it will now deliver many items in just one day.  Some safety experts have expressed concerns that a switch to one-day shippin...
Will Amazon's One-Day Shipping Lead to More Truck Accidents?
November 18, 2019

New York City Medical Malpractice Attorney Explains Can I Sue If My Doctor

New York City Medical Malpractice Attorney Explains - Can I Sue If My Doctor Didn’t Tell Me About a Specific Risk? New York City, NY — Anyone who has undergone a surgery or invasive medical procedure knows that there’s an extensive list of complications that could come along with it. Depending on the nature of the procedure, these risks can range from inconsequential to debilitating.  The la...
New York City Medical Malpractice Attorney Explains  Can I Sue If My Doctor