How Do I Know if a Wrongful Death Was Caused by New York Medical Malpractice?

Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death Caused by New York Medical Malpractice

The ultimate personal injury in a New York medical malpractice case is the wrongful death of a loved one.  This can be caused by many different acts of negligence due to a healthcare provider.  Anytime a patient goes into the hospital and passes away, it is important to have an Kingston medical malpractice lawyer evaluate your case.  This is particularly true if a patient went into the hospital without the risk of dying, but ended up being killed.  This is a clear indiction that there could be New York medical malpractice.

There are many ways that a healthcare provider could cause the wrongful death of a loved one.  This includes some of the following medical mistakes:

  • Surgical errors;
  • Birth injuries;
  • Wrong patient surgery/wrong site surgery;
  • Medication overdoses;
  • PCA pump failures;
  • Anesthesia errors;
  • Cancer misdiagnosis;
  • Failure to timely diagnose a heart attack;
  • Delays in performing a C-section;
  • Pulmonary embolism misdiagnosis;
  • Delays in treating a stroke;
  • Hospital falls/failing to have a patient marked as a fall risk; and
  • Many other claims.

Victims who have lost a loved one due to New York medical malpractice should call a Kingston medical malpractice lawyer.  There are many different excuses that a hospital or healthcare professional will give a family and his or her loved one in an attempt to pass blame or argue that they did not cause the wrongful death of a loved one.  However, having an experienced lawyer can be useful to fight back.

Shouldn’t doctors and healthcare providers who cause the wrongful death of a loved one be liable?  Absolutely!  Learn how to protect their rights to compensation and why they should be liable by calling.  But what do you think?  I would love to hear from you!  Leave a comment or I also welcome your phone call on my toll-free cell at 1-866-889-6882 or you can drop me an e-mail at  You are always welcome to request my FREE book, The Seven Deadly Mistakes of Malpractice Victims, at the home page of my website at