Have you or a loved one been a victim of a medical malpractice situation in the Portage, IN area? Physicians share a special relationship with their patients, and a responsibility to provide them with a certain quality of care, based on the level of skill, care, and diligence that other medical professionals usually exercise. When a medical professional fails to meet that responsibility through negligence or carelessness and harms a patient, it is called medical malpractice. Victims of medical malpractice can seek compensation for their injuries, including past and future costs, pain and suffering, emotional distress and lost income.
For over 60 years the knowledgeable attorneys of Blachly, Tabor, Bozik & Hartman, LLC have successfully represented medical malpractice clients in Portage and throughout Indiana, securing substantial compensation for clients who suffered from birth injuries, orthopedic surgeries, anesthesia, emergency medicine, hospital nursing care, nursing home care, cosmetic surgeries, medication errors, psychiatric care and eye surgeries.
Successfully asserting a medical malpractice claim typically necessitates the support of expert medical testimony to demonstrate the negligence in medical care or diagnosis and its direct link to the patients injuries. The attorneys at Blachly, Tabor, Bozik & Hartman, LLC routinely consult with various licensed medical professionals and retain prominent medical experts known for their ability to articulate medical errors effectively to jurors.
According to Indiana law, there are legal time limits for filing medical malpractice claims. It is also important to investigate your malpractice claim as soon as possible after the injury happens, to preserve essential evidence and valuable testimony.