Virginia Attorney Discusses the Consequences of Medical Mistakes
Posted on Apr 21, 2010Nearly 100,000 people die every year due to preventable medical mistakes and this number is probably a conservative estimate since many hospitals don’t require reporting medical errors. My colleague Jim Lewis wrote about a medical mistake made by a surgeon that wound up killing a 76-year-old man in Chesterfield, VA. The victim had three daughters and a wife. To learn more, check out the article.