If You Don’t Tell The Doctor That You Are In Pain, Who Will? When you go to a doctor and make an offhand statement about your progress, like “Doctor, I took the pain medication you prescribed, and it really helped; the pain wasn’t so bad yesterday and so I was at least able to struggle […]
Consult a Medical Professional; Do Not Refuse Treatment if You Think You May Be Injured You may think you are doing the responsible thing to refuse an expensive ambulance ride to the hospital after a car accident. Maybe you feel some discomfort, but think the pain will go away soon. Often, immediately following a car […]
Medical Record Errors Can Be Misleading to Insurance Adjusters These types of medical record mistakes can be damaging to anyone, but even more so to an individual who is relying on the content of his or her medical record to obtain compensation for an injury caused by someone else. In such cases, the medical record […]
Medical Record Errors Can Be Corrected With surprising frequency, injury victims who review their medical record for the first time in my office remark that their doctor or the physician’s assistant has entered something partially incorrect, inaccurate, misstated, or completely wrong in the doctor’s notes after an office visit or consultation. Sometimes, the doctor or […]
Personal Injury Law Georgia Car Accident Procedures If you’ve been in a car accident and are looking for information about how to assess your rights and responsibilities and where to go for help, you’ve come to the right spot.