Rancaño & Rancaño
Modesto Medical Malpractice Experts
Doctors, nurses, therapists, chiropractors, hospitals, clinics, nursing
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They must use the level of skill, knowledge, and care in diagnosis and treatment that other reasonably careful health care professionals would use in the same or similar circumstances. A failure to exercise that duty of care is medical negligence, also known as medical malpractice.
Although it is impossible to catalog all types of medical negligence, some examples of medical malpractice are:
- Making mistakes when prescribing or administering pharmaceuticals and drugs
- Failing to diagnose a serious medical condition
- Making mistakes in surgery
- Injuring a baby or a mother during childbirth
- Denying health care
- Failing to warn a patient that his or her condition presented a danger to others
- Failing to refer a patient to a specialist when specialized care and treatment is medically necessary
You Must Act Immediately
If you are a victim of medical negligence, by law you have a limited time in which to file a lawsuit.
If you fail to act within the legal time, you may lose forever your right to compensation. It is essential to consult with an attorney as soon as you know or suspect that your health care professional may have done something wrong.
You Must Have A Competent Team To Defend You
Proving medical malpractice is a complicated and difficult process requiring extensive investigation, and consultation with expert witnesses. Health care professionals and their medical malpractice insurance carriers vigorously defend medical negligence cases.
Therefore, it is crucial to team with a law firm that has the experience, the resources, and a proven track record in medical malpractice cases.
If you are the victim of medical negligence, at Rancaño & Rancaño your well-being and your rights are our first priority.
At Rancaño & Rancaño, with offices in Modesto, Stockton, and Sacramento, we bring more than 20 years of experience representing victims of medical malpractice.
Our firm has successfully represented and fought for clients in numerous cases throughout the greater Modesto area.
YOU MUST ACT IMMEDIATELY
Failing to file a claim in a timely manner means that you may lose forever your right to compensation. Call us for a free consultation immediately if you are a victim of medical malpractice in Modesto.
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We will fight to ensure that you receive full and just compensation for your losses. And we will go to trial to take on major corporations and insurance companies if necessary. Let us take care of every detail of your claim, so you can concentrate on the most important part – your recovery.