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New Virginia Medical Malpractice Legal Questions & Answers

Do I have the right to see my personal medical file at family doctor's office?

Under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule, a patient has …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago

Do I have any legal recourse regarding possible malpractice?

There are two issues here. The more serious one is time: there is something …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago

Can I sue for my mothers death?

Sorry to hear about your mother. Medical malpractice is negligence.  Negligence is the failure …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago

Wrong remains sent to the funeral home

You can sue the hospital for negligent infliction of emotional distress. Negligence is the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago