Medical Malpractice Lawsuits in Worcester, Massachusetts

If you’re considering a medical malpractice lawsuit in Worcester, Massachusetts, consulting a local medical malpractice attorney should be your first step. Working with experienced advocacy against medical negligence can mean the difference between a successful lawsuit and a failed one.

Injuries caused by medical malpractice are among some of the more disheartening personal injury claims in Worcester, Massachusetts. You trust the doctor, surgeon, nurse or general hospital staff to prevent further injury and help you get better. Doctors, nurses and other health care professionals are often hurried and stressed, but that does not mean they can disregard your care. When that trust is betrayed, you may be at a loss as to how to deal with the resulting injury or disabilities.

One action you can take is to call an attorney experienced in Worcester, Massachusetts medical malpractice lawsuits like me, Jim Haddad. I know that all medical professionals are held to high standards of care. When those standards are neglected or ignored altogether, I will be your advocate in pursuing maximum compensation.

In recent years, Massachusetts health care laws have outlined very specific requirements, called “presentment requirements,” that individuals must follow if they wish to pursue a Worcester, Massachusetts medical malpractice lawsuit against a treating physician or health care facility. I keep up-to-date with such changes in the law that could affect my clients’ cases, and I take quick action to ensure my clients are not disenfranchised because they have failed to meet these requirements.

I get right to work by investigating the facts, reviewing medical records and care history of the physician, health care worker or hospital in question. My experience includes medical malpractice involving:

  • Medical mistakes
  • Delayed diagnosis
  • Misdiagnosis
  • Failure to diagnose heart attack
  • Surgical errors
  • Test follow-up errors
  • Inadequate staffing
  • Emergency room errors
  • Birth injury
  • Skin cancer/melanoma
  • Lung cancer/mesothelioma
  • Pharmaceutical/medication mistakes
  • Medication overdose
  • Mental retardation
  • Labor and delivery problems
  • Pitocin issues
  • Premature birth
  • Cancer diagnosis issues
  • Bladder cancer
  • Cervical cancer/Ovarian cancer
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Kidney cancer
  • Misuse of Coumadin
  • Nursing home negligence and abuse
  • Nursing home falls
 To discuss your Worcester, Massachusetts medical malpractice lawsuit with an experienced personal injury attorney today, contact me at 508-843-7678 for a free initial consultation. I am happy to make home or hospital visits if necessary. I take calls at any time of the day or night, and all correspondence — whether by phone, letter or e-mail, will be returned within 24 hours. That is my 24-hour promise.