The Law Office of Rick Glushakow has dealt with many cases of medical malpractice. These cases often occurred when a hospital, doctor or other health care professional, through a negligent act or omission, caused an injury to a patient.
The basic requirements for a case of medical malpractice are:
A doctor-patient relationship already existed
The doctor was negligent (there was a violation of the standard of care)
The doctor's negligence caused the injury
The injury led to specific damages