Medical Malpractice: Don’t Get Stuck Holding the Bills

by Staff Blogger | February 16th, 2017

There are thousands of medical malpractice claims filed every year in the United States. Why? Medical professionals aren’t perfect. No one is. They make mistakes just like everyone else. But unfortunately, their mistakes often lead to serious health complications, which can require additional medical attention. That medical attention can be extremely expensive, which is why claims are filed to protect the patient from having to shoulder the financial burden.

You might think suing a medical professional or a hospital for medical malpractice isn’t necessary, but in our experience, it is. A medical mistake can result in tens of thousands of dollars in medical bills, lost wages, and more. If you decide not to pursue a medical malpractice claim, you and your family could be left holding the bills. That might be fine if you have an extra hundred thousand dollars in the bank to pay for other peoples’ mistakes, but most of us don’t.

That’s why you should call an experienced Roanoke medical malpractice attorney to protect your rights to compensation. At Skolrood Law Firm, we help victims of medical malpractice get the compensation they need to fully recover and move on from their injuries. We’ll fully investigate the cause of your condition and hold the responsible parties accountable. You don’t have to go through this alone. Contact us today.