Emergency Room Errors and Negligence

Complications Resulting from Medical Malpractice in St. Louis

A high volume of patients in critical condition combined with staff shortages can often contribute to errors being made in an emergency room. Some of these errors are minor and lead to simply an inconvenience for the patient, but there are errors serious enough to cause significant injury or illness to a patient who is being treated. Common emergency room errors include:

If you have been made ill or have been injured due to an emergency room error, then you have rights. Contact a St. Louis personal injury attorney who can protect those rights and pursue compensation for your damages.

Errors in the ER

Because patients in the emergency room often have critical medical conditions, an error made can literally make the difference between living and dying. With such high stakes, emergency room staff must be focused and competent in doing their duties and, if they are not, they should be held fully responsible for any damages they cause. Meyerkord & Meyerkord is a medical malpractice law firm that is available to assist you if you or a loved one has suffered harm due to an emergency room error.

Contact Our St. Louis Medical Malpractice Lawyers

Our compassionate and attentive service is borne out of the family-oriented nature of our firm, and we are intent on securing favorable resolutions for our clients and their families in every case we take on. Contact us today and we will get started on building a case for you to increase the likelihood of an outcome that sees you compensated for your pain and suffering. We have more than a century of combined experience and will stop at nothing to obtain a favorable outcome for your emergency room injury.