Medical Malpractice in Cleveland
Cleveland medical malpractice attorneys helping you recover for injuries
Doctors, hospitals and other medical professionals have a duty to provide patients with a standard of care generally accepted by the medical community. When healthcare providers fail to meet that standard and patient injuries result, they may be held responsible for the harm caused by their medical malpractice, or negligence. Cleveland medical malpractice can result from any treatment action or a failure to take medical action.
If you have suffered harm at the hands of a trusted medical professional, let a Cleveland medical malpractice attorney at Nager, Romaine & Schneiberg Co., L.P.A. (NRS) provide you with the representation you need to recover compensation for your injuries. Our medical malpractice lawyers make sure that your injuries are considered to the fullest extent, from emergency treatment to long-term rehabilitation and lost earning capacity.
Types of medical malpractice in Cleveland
Cleveland medical malpractice attorneys at NRS provide help to patients who were injured because of a wide range of medical neglect, including the following:
- Failure to diagnose
- Failure to treat
- Improper treatment
- Surgical errors
- Unnecessary surgery
- Prescription and medication errors
- Birth injuries
- Anesthesia errors
- Inattentive care
- Negligent use of a medical device
- Nursing negligence
- Hospital-acquired infections
- Dental malpractice
- Chiropractor negligence
- Physical therapist negligence
- Ambulance and EMT negligence
- Psychiatric negligence
- Medical abuse
Medical malpractice compensation and damage caps
Each Cleveland medical malpractice lawyer at NRS is dedicated to helping you recover the highest compensation possible given your injuries and Ohio law. If you were injured on or after April 11, 2003, Ohio law limits the amount you may recover to three times your economic damages, such as medical bills, or $250,000, whichever is larger. You may recover up to $350,000 per plaintiff and $500,000 per occurrence. If you suffered permanent and substantial physical deformity, loss of the use of a limb, loss of a bodily organ system or permanent physical injury that prevents self-care, your maximum increases to $500,000 per plaintiff and $1,000,000 per occurrence. These caps do not apply if you lost a loved one because of medical malpractice.
No Reason to Settle for Less at NRS
If you were injured by the negligence of a medical professional, let NRS win for you. Our attorneys do not settle until they obtain the compensation you are entitled to. With more than 150 years of combined legal experience, our Cleveland medical malpractice lawyers have the skills and expertise to provide the help you need. Call Nager, Romaine & Schneiberg Co., L.P.A., toll-free at 1.855.GOT.HURT (1.855.468.4878) or contact us by filling out our No-Risk Consultation form.