Why Do I Need Medical Records for a Malpractice Case?

Rebecca L. Thomas, Author at Thomas & Wickenheiser, LLC - Page 4 of 4

When Medical Bias Impacts the Young

The issue of medical bias in our healthcare industry is getting some well-deserved attention. When physicians graduate, they take the Hippocratic Oath that includes this phrase, “I will remember that I remain a member of society, with special obligations to all my fellow human beings….” In its ideal form, the practice of medicine is driven

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Why Refer? Strategies for Attorneys

Referrals can sometimes be a complicated matter for attorneys. When to refer, who to refer to, and what to expect from making a referral. We’ve all seen examples (or been recipients) of “bad” referrals. However, when done in the right spirit, referrals can be a great way to build credibility with your clients and expand

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Misdiagnosed? You have rights.

If you are suffering from a serious illness or physical impairment from a condition you believe could have been prevented, you may be the subject of a medical misdiagnosis. Medical misdiagnosis is much more common than you might expect. A recent study estimates 5% or about 12 million adults in the United States each year

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