Indeed, children are born with birth defects and birth injuries in the United States on a daily basis.
The Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners (NSBME) is a state agency that regulates, through issuance of licenses as well as disciplinary actions, the following medical professionals: medical doctors, physician assistants, practitioners of respiratory care, and perfusionists.
The Reno-Gazette Journal reports a local alleged “pill-mill” physician, Dr. Robert Rand, has been charged by the Nevada Board of Medical Examiners with 74 counts of medical malpractice.
An injured patient can only file a medical malpractice lawsuit in the event that the healthcare provider or hospital deviated from the accepted medical standard of care
When a patient seeks medical care from a doctor, nurse, hospital, or other health care provider, the patient is looking for the best possible treatment. All too often, though, patients become the victims of mistakes or negligence on the part of their healthcare providers. There are a number of different types of mistakes, or medical errors, that can occur in the setting of patient care, and when these medical errors occur and cause harm to the patient, the patient may have grounds for a medical malpractice claim.