Tag Archives: medical malpractice

Medical Errors Recently Fox 4 Now reported on disturbing medical malpractice occurrences within our medical community here in Florida. According to the news report, Judy Wood from Lakeland will probably never walk again. She was permanently disabled when a Lakeland doctor allegedly improperly placed a stent in her main artery. A civil trial agreed with […]

Medical Malpractice and how it can impact your family. Doctors have the amazing ability to help us in our most desperate times of need.  We rely on medical professionals to provide medical care based on their training and best practices of their profession.  While the vast majority of medical professionals provide the outstanding and professional […]

One in 25 Americans who are hospitalized will end up getting hospital acquired infections during their stay [CDC]. Now the government is penalizing hospitals with high infection rates in an effort to reduce those odds. The program aims to reduce these rates by withholding 1% of the Medicare funding of the hospitals with the highest infection […]

At Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, we practice personal injury law, which includes wrongful death cases.   We handle wrongful death cases in Southwest Florida, including Fort Myers, Naples, Lehigh Acres, Cape Coral, and Port Charlotte, as well as all over the state.  The Florida Wrongful Death Act allows certain family members of a decedent […]