Compensation for inadequate care
What is involved?
Are you concerned that you may have been harmed as a result of inadequate care from your General Practitioner? Loss of confidence between doctor and patient is particularly distressing, because most people expect to have a long term professional relationship with their GP.
Unfortunately, the pressure on GPs in some surgeries is such that consultations are extremely rushed, so it is understandable that sometimes the care they provide may not be as good as you expect. However, the result of inadequate care can be serious and can amount to clinical negligence.
Why choose Freeths?
- We can offer you FREE initial telephone advise and a FREE first interview to discuss your options
- We can advise you on the most appropriate way to fund your GP claim
- If it is difficult for you to come to us, we can visit you at home or in hospital if possible
- Our friendly, experienced team of clinical negligence solicitors have many successful claims
Call our Clinical Negligence lawyers now to discuss your case.
We know that bringing a claim against your GP can be distressing. You will find our lawyers supportive and sensitive throughout the process.
If you want to attend the same GP practice after bringing a claim, we can even advise you on what is involved, alternative courses of action and your legal rights to treatment.
Our Clinical Negligence team is renowned for their expertise. We have investigated GP claims such as misdiagnosis (e.g. meningitis misdiagnosed as flu), failure to diagnose, delayed treatment or failure to treat, incorrect treatment, failure to refer to a specialist, and prescription errors such as being given inappropriate medicines or where serious side effects of drugs are not made clear.
Compensation varies depending on the problems you have encountered as a result of failures, the care you have needed and the expenses you have incurred.
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Freeths are a leading national law firm with 13 offices across the UK. If you have a query about our services or just want to find out more, why not give us a call?
Contact: 03301 001 014