The Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury Blog

United States Maternal Mortality Rates Alarmingly High, Studies Show

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 22, 2017

New Hampshire Boy Scout Scoutmaster Charged with Sexual Assault of Former Boy Scout

Posted by Lindsey Gray on November 15, 2016

Medication Errors in U.S. Children Occur Every 8 Minutes, Study Says

Posted by Peter Heed on October 25, 2016

Study Finds Telemedicine Providers Misdiagnosing Skin Conditions

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 03, 2016

Hospital Performs Surgery on the Wrong Baby

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 23, 2016

The Seven Emergency General Surgeries Most Likely to Cause Death

Posted by Jared Green on June 10, 2016

Medical Errors Are the Third Leading Cause of Death in the United States, Researchers Say

Posted by Holly Haines on May 27, 2016

VA Nurse Convicted of Computer Fraud and Falsifying Medical Records

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 28, 2016

Nursing Home Workers Post Abusive Photographs of Elderly Patients on Social Media

Posted by Lindsey Gray on March 31, 2016

New Hampshire’s Boards of Medicine and Nursing Adopt Emergency Rules for Prescribing Opioids

Posted by Peter Heed on March 04, 2016

HHS Issues Guidelines to Allow Patients Easier Access to Their Medical Records

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 23, 2016

Jury Finds Eye Doctor Guilty of Fraud for Unnecessary Treatments

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 11, 2016

Couple Files Wrongful Birth Lawsuit for Child Born with Cystic Fibrosis

Posted by Jared Green on January 27, 2016

Medical Errors Third Leading Cause of Death in United States

Posted by Holly Haines on January 13, 2016

Cheshire Medical Center Gives Out Free Narcan to Combat Drug Overdoses

Posted by Peter Heed on December 30, 2015

Investigation Reveals Hospitals Hide Medical Malpractice from Patients

Posted by Lindsey Gray on December 23, 2015

Medication Errors Affect Half of All Surgeries, According to a Recent Study

Posted by Peter Heed on October 26, 2015

Jury Awards $9 Million in Surgical Malpractice Case

Posted by Lindsey Gray on October 20, 2015

Birth Injury Lawsuit Claimes Delayed C-Section Caused Brain Damage

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 15, 2015

Widow Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit After Doctor Declares Husband Deceased Prematurely

Posted by Jared Green on October 14, 2015

Living with the Devastating Effects of Cerebral Palsy

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 13, 2015

What Could Be Done To Fix a Broken Healthcare System

Posted by Holly Haines on October 12, 2015

Telemedicine Will Be Available to NH Patients in 2016

Posted by Jared Green on October 08, 2015

Medicine Error Leads to Child's Death in Hospital

Posted by Peter Heed on October 06, 2015

Birth Injury Malpractice Lawsuit Alleges Botched Surgery

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 01, 2015

Hospitals Settle with Feds in Probe of Unnecessary Cardiac Procedures

Posted by Lindsey Gray on September 29, 2015

Institute of Medicine: Americans Likely to Get One Misdiagnosis in Their Lifetime

Posted by Peter Heed on September 25, 2015

Birth Injury Lawsuit Alleges Brachial Plexus Injury Caused by Negligence

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 22, 2015

Birth Injury Verdict Upheld

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 17, 2015

Woman Dies After Surgical Booking Error

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 16, 2015

Erb's Palsy Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Filed

Posted by Holly Haines on September 15, 2015

Misdiagnosis Yields $28 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Lindsey Gray on September 14, 2015

Birth Injury Malpractice Case Settles for $11 Million

Posted by Peter Heed on September 10, 2015

The Relationship Between Cerebral Palsy and Medical Malpractice

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 08, 2015

If You Have Questions About a NH Birth Injury, Make Sure You Contact a NH Birth Injury Attorney

Posted on September 04, 2015

Jury Awards $1.75 Million in Surgical Malpractice Case

Posted by Jared Green on September 03, 2015

Surgical Error Yields $2.8 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Lindsey Gray on August 31, 2015

Misdiagnoses and Medical Malpractice

Posted by Peter Heed on August 29, 2015

Two Concord Hospital Employees Charged With Misuse of Narcotics

Posted by Holly Haines on August 28, 2015

Neurosurgeon Faces Criminal Charges for Botched Surgeries

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 26, 2015

Busy Office, Too Many Patients May Lead to Misdiagnoses, Malpractice

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 25, 2015

Best Lawyers in America Names Four Abramson, Brown, & Dugan Attorneys

Posted on August 25, 2015

Cerebral Palsy Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Waiting for Government Approval

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 22, 2015

How to Know If You May Be a Victim of Medical Malpractice

Posted by Peter Heed on August 21, 2015

Former Football Player Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Over Repeated Concussions

Posted by Jared Green on August 20, 2015

New Hampshire Medical Providers Are Overprescribing Fentanyl

Posted by Holly Haines on August 18, 2015

Overmedicating the Elderly in New Hampshire Nursing Homes

Posted by Lindsey Gray on August 16, 2015

Spinal Cord Birth Injuries

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 13, 2015

Operating Room Lights: A Lurking Danger in New Hampshire Hospitals

Posted by Lindsey Gray on August 12, 2015

Brachial Plexus Injuries

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 11, 2015

Birth Injuries Related to Gestational Diabetes Linked to Glyburide

Posted by Peter Heed on August 06, 2015

Is Your Hospital A Safe Place or a Hot Bed for Infections?

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 05, 2015

New Report Finds Robotic Surgery Not Without Risk and Injury

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 03, 2015

Retired Naval Officer in Vegetative State After Colonoscopy

Posted by Jared Green on July 30, 2015

Ten Things Hospitals Won't Tell You

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 28, 2015

Texas Surgeon Criminally Indicted for Botched Surgeries

Posted by Lindsey Gray on July 25, 2015

New Hampshire Receives A Grade for Healthcare Price Transparency

Posted by Peter Heed on July 23, 2015

July is Medical Malpractice Awareness Month

Posted by Jared Green on July 20, 2015

Pain Center Sued for Over Prescribing Medication

Posted by Holly Haines on July 17, 2015

Since 2003 Veterans Administration Paid Approx $100 Million To Settle Medical Malpractice Claims

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 15, 2015

Maine Woman Awarded $7.65M in Medical Malpractice Settlement

Posted by Lindsey Gray on July 13, 2015

Patient Advocates Urge Passage of Lavern’s Law

Posted by Peter Heed on July 10, 2015

Florida Court Rejects Damage Caps for Personal Injury Medical Malpractice Suits

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 08, 2015

New York Legislature Debates Changes in Medical Malpractice Law

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 06, 2015

Court Awards $4.2 Million in Surgical Error Malpractice Case

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 02, 2015

Study Finds New Hampshire's Community Hospitals Dealing with Extended Patient Stays

Posted by Peter Heed on June 30, 2015

Army Officer Files Lawsuit for Son's Fatal Birth Injuries

Posted by Holly Haines on June 29, 2015

Patient Mocked During Colonoscopy, Jury Awards Him $500,000

Posted by Peter Heed on June 24, 2015

Medical Malpractice Bill Could Be an Important Law for Patients-If It's Brought to a Vote

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 22, 2015

How to Prevent Surgical Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 17, 2015

Study Published by Journal of American Medical Association Surgery Still Finds Major Surgical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on June 12, 2015

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Revived by Foreign Object Court Ruling

Posted by Peter Heed on June 11, 2015

Hospital's Infant Death Rate Spurs Federal Investigation

Posted by Lindsey Gray on June 08, 2015

Dental Malpractice Verdict Believed to Set New Record

Posted by Peter Heed on June 04, 2015

Breast Cancer Survivor Fights to Change Medical Malpractice Laws

Posted by Holly Haines on June 02, 2015

NY Politician and His Son Indicted on Pay-to-Play Charges with Medical Malpractice Insurer

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 29, 2015

50% of Pediatric Medical Mistakes Characterized as Preventable

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 28, 2015

Surgical Errors Are Third Leading Cause of Death in US

Posted by Jared Green on May 26, 2015

Failure to Diagnose Malpractice Case Award-$6,000,000

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 22, 2015

Jury Awards $7.65 Million in Failure to Diagnose Malpractice Case

Posted by Peter Heed on May 19, 2015

Hospital Settles Birth Injury Malpractice Case for $3 Million

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 14, 2015

20 Tips to Avoid Medical Errors

Posted by Lindsey Gray on May 13, 2015

Wrong Site Surgery Death Yields $21 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Holly Haines on May 11, 2015

Failure to Notify Leads to $35,400,000 Medical Malpractice Jury Award

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 08, 2015

Electronic Health Records Increasingly Cited in Medical Malpractice Cases

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 07, 2015

Jury Finds Doctor and Hospital Liable for Birth Injury

Posted by Peter Heed on May 05, 2015

Patient Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit After Surgery

Posted by Jared Green on April 30, 2015

Four New Hampshire Hospitals Receive Lower Grades for Patient Safety

Posted by Holly Haines on April 29, 2015

Robotic Surgery-Future Trend or Future Nightmare?

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 28, 2015

Surgical Errors-Is the Situation So Critical That Patients Should Re-Consider Surgery?

Posted by Lindsey Gray on April 24, 2015

New Report Shows Coaching May Improve Surgical Technique, Decrease Errors

Posted by Jared Green on April 23, 2015

Military Families Face Lack of Transparency in Determining Medical Errors

Posted by Peter Heed on April 20, 2015

Can Cruise Ship Doctors Be Sued for Medical Malpractice?

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 15, 2015

Physicians Don't Believe Electronic Health Records Are Improving Quality of Care

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 14, 2015

Sponge Left Inside Patient for Seven Years Leaves Pain, Suffering and No Relief

Posted by Holly Haines on April 08, 2015

Jury Orders Children's Hospital to Pay $17.8 Million for Birth Injuries

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 06, 2015

Los Angeles County Settles Medical Malpractice Case for $4.5 Million

Posted by Lindsey Gray on April 03, 2015

Birth Injury Results in Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Posted by Peter Heed on March 30, 2015

Wrong Site Surgeries Remain a Common Concern

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 25, 2015

Report Analyzes Sources of Diagnostic Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on March 23, 2015

Federal Agency Reports 157,000 Childbirth Injuries Each Year

Posted by Jared Green on March 19, 2015

Failure to Diagnose Leads to $2.5 Million Medical Malpractice Verdict

Posted by Lindsey Gray on March 16, 2015

Maryland Legislators Propose "No Fault" Birth Injury Fund

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 10, 2015

Keene NH Personal Injury Lawyer-Service to My Community

Posted by Peter Heed on March 06, 2015

Brachial Plexus Injuries and Medical Malpractice

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 04, 2015

What You Need to Know About Traumatic Brain Injury

Posted by Lindsey Gray on March 02, 2015

Medical Malpractice Tort Reform Has No Impact on Healthcare Costs

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 27, 2015

Jurors Find Hospital Liable for Birth Injuries

Posted by Peter Heed on February 26, 2015

Erb's Palsy Birth Injury Lawsuit Filed as a Result of Brachial Plexus Injuries

Posted by Holly Haines on February 23, 2015

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 19, 2015

Patient Suffering and Medical Care

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 18, 2015

University of Miami to Face Brain Damage Birth Injury Trial-15 Years Later

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 11, 2015

Scoliosis, Cerebral Palsy, and Birth Injuries

Posted by Jared Green on February 10, 2015

Childbirth in the United States

Posted by Lindsey Gray on February 06, 2015

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Filed in Birth Injury Case

Posted by Peter Heed on February 04, 2015

US Justice Department Joins Lawsuit Against Doctors for Unnecessary Procedures

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 30, 2015

Birth Injury Malpractice Trial Begins in Oregon

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 29, 2015

Joan Rivers' Estate Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Peter Heed on January 27, 2015

Saline Solution Intended for Training Purposes Leads to Deaths, Illnesses

Posted by Lindsey Gray on January 23, 2015

The Most Important Patient Safety Issues for 2015

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 20, 2015

Centers for Disease Control Report on Hospital Infections

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 15, 2015

The Fate of Senate Hearings on Patient Safety-What Now?

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 12, 2015

Hospital Surgical and Medication Errors Climb According to New Report

Posted by Peter Heed on January 09, 2015

Evaluating Surgery Centers

Posted by Jared Green on January 05, 2015

More Than 500 Veterans Have Died Due to Medical Errors in VA Hospitals

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 26, 2014

Three of NH's Larger Hospitals to Be Penalized for Hospital Acquired Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 19, 2014

More Than 700 Hospitals Will Be Penalized for Hospital-Acquired Conditions

Posted by Holly Haines on December 18, 2014

Why the Variation in Medical Testing Costs?

Posted by Lindsey Gray on December 16, 2014

Medical Malpractice Trial Underway in Premature Birth Case

Posted by Peter Heed on December 14, 2014

How Medication Errors Are Handled in the United States

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 10, 2014

Northwestern Study Finds Restricting Surgical Residents' Hours Doesn't Improve Quality of Care

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 09, 2014

More on Harvard Health Study

Posted by Jared Green on December 06, 2014

Surgeon Disciplined for Wrong Site Surgery Error

Posted by Lindsey Gray on December 03, 2014

Poll Finds 23% of Massachusetts' Residents Affected by Medical Errors

Posted by Peter Heed on December 02, 2014

Attorneys Mark Abramson and Kevin Dugan Selected as Founding Members of Nation's Top Attorneys

Posted on November 29, 2014

Keene Metro Treatment Center All Too Familliar With Local Law Enforcement

Posted by Holly Haines on November 25, 2014

Keene Sentinel's Investigative Series on Local Methadone Clinic

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 20, 2014

UK Hospital Accused of Covering Up Surgeon's Mistakes

Posted by Eva Bleich on November 18, 2014

Attorney Holly Haines Interviewed in Super Lawyers Magazine

Posted on November 14, 2014

Federal Probe Finds Medical Errors in Treatment of Joan Rivers

Posted by Lindsey Gray on November 11, 2014

New England Journal of Medicine-Shift Change Communication Key to Medical Error Reduction

Posted by Jared Green on November 07, 2014

Attorney Mark Abramson Named in Top 100 Lawyers in New England, Only One in New Hampshire

Posted on November 03, 2014

Abramson, Brown, & Dugan File Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 29, 2014

Insurance Journal Reports on Two Rand Studies

Posted by Peter Heed on October 27, 2014

Joint Commission Release Top Causes for Four Common Surgical Errors

Posted by Lindsey Gray on October 23, 2014

Failure to Treat Surgical Infection Leads to $2.3 Million Verdict

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 21, 2014

Rand Study Finds Doctors Continue to Order Unnecessary Tests

Posted by Lindsey Gray on October 16, 2014

NFL Player Sues Surgeon, Alleging Fraud and Malpractice

Posted by Jared Green on October 15, 2014

Dallas Hospital and Ebola Missteps

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 14, 2014

St. Joseph's Hospital in Nashua Among Nine NH Hospitals Penalized by Medicare

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 08, 2014

Ebola and Preventable Medical Errors

Posted by Peter Heed on October 07, 2014

Database Will Show Connections Between Doctors and Healthcare Giants

Posted by Holly Haines on October 03, 2014

State Court Rules Hospitals' Internal Reviews Are To Be Kept Confidential

Posted by Jared Green on October 02, 2014

Abramson, Brown, & Dugan Receives 2014 NH Excellence Award

Posted on September 30, 2014

Prominent Cancer Doctor Pleads Guilty to Misdiagnosing Healthy Patients

Posted by Lindsey Gray on September 29, 2014

More Than 700 Infants Exposed to TB at Texas Hospital

Posted by Peter Heed on September 25, 2014

Drive-By Doctoring Behind Unexpected Medical Bills

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 22, 2014

Abramson, Brown, & Dugan Lawyers Publish Article on Drug Diversion in NH Bar Journal

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 19, 2014

The Problem with Overdiagnosis

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 17, 2014

Good News for Patient Safety

Posted by Jared Green on September 15, 2014

Medical Errors Are the Third Leading Cause of Death in the US

Posted by Peter Heed on September 11, 2014

Is Joan Rivers' Death a Medical Malpractice Case?

Posted by Lindsey Gray on September 09, 2014

Surgical Error at Tufts Medical Center Results in Death and Change

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 05, 2014

Small Military Hospitals Posing a Health Risk to Patients

Posted by Holly Haines on September 03, 2014

Why the Controversy over Surgical Black Boxes?

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 27, 2014

Why the Federal Government Stopped Reporting Certain Medical Errors

Posted by Peter Heed on August 21, 2014

Med Mal Battle Heats Up as Insurance Companies Give $45 Million to Oppose Consumer Justice

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 19, 2014

How Some Tragic Birth Injuries Occur

Posted by Lindsey Gray on August 15, 2014

Why Medical Malpractice Caps Should Be Struck Down

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 12, 2014

An Update of Medical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on August 08, 2014

The Myth of Defensive Medicine

Posted by Lindsey Gray on August 06, 2014

Preventable Medical Errors-The Sixth Biggest Killer in the US

Posted by Peter Heed on August 04, 2014

Hysterectomy Device Pulled From Hospitals Over Cancer Concerns

Posted by Holly Haines on July 30, 2014

It's Not 1999 Anymore!

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 29, 2014

Florida Supreme Court Rules Doctors Must Be Accountable for Their Actions

Posted by Peter Heed on July 26, 2014

Are Robotic Surgeries Safe?

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 22, 2014

Case of Doctor Stripped of License to Prescribe Controlled Substances Raises Interesting Issues

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 17, 2014

New Study Finds Short Operating Room Meetings Reduce Errors

Posted by Jared Green on July 15, 2014

Jury Awards $25.3 Million to Woman Who Had All Four Limbs Amputated

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 10, 2014

Botched Hip Replacement Surgery Yields $425, 000 Settlement

Posted by Lindsey Gray on July 08, 2014

GlaxoSmithKline To Pay $105 Million for Promoting Off-Label Drug Use

Posted by Peter Heed on July 07, 2014

NY Times' Article Reveals Medical Care for Military is More Than a VA Problem

Posted by Holly Haines on July 02, 2014

Boston Failure to Diagnose Case Yields $16.7 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 30, 2014

Jury Returns $14.5 Million Verdict in Birth Injury Malpractice Case

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 27, 2014

New Report Finds Tort Reform Ineffective and Unnecessary

Posted by Lindsey Gray on June 25, 2014

Patient Sues Hospital For Leaving Sponge Behind After Surgery and Failing to Remove it for Four Year

Posted by Peter Heed on June 20, 2014

Pharmacists in the Emergency Room May Reduce Medical Errors

Posted by Holly Haines on June 16, 2014

Failure to Diagnosis in Emergency Room Leads to $5.2 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Lindsey Gray on June 13, 2014

Sexting Doctor's Medical License Suspended

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 10, 2014

1 in 5 Elderly Patients Injured in Medical Care Unrelated to Their Condition, Report Says

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 09, 2014

Jury Returns $534,000 Verdict After a Patient Has Surgery with Unsterile Surgical Tools

Posted by Peter Heed on June 04, 2014

Back Injections Lead to Complication and More Pain

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 02, 2014

Botched Hernia Operation Yields $12 Million Malpractice Jury Verdict

Posted by Peter Heed on June 01, 2014

Failure to Timely Diagnosis Medical Malpractice Case Filed

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 29, 2014

Prescription Errors at Air Force Base Medical Facility Raises Questions and Concern

Posted by Jared Green on May 28, 2014

Loophole in Medicare Allows Unlicensed Doctors to Continue to Practice

Posted by Peter Heed on May 27, 2014

4 VA Hospital Medical Malpractice Suits Settled for $1.4 Million

Posted by Holly Haines on May 26, 2014

VA Scandal May Lead to Medical Malpractice Claims

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 24, 2014

Why People Sue Doctors

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 21, 2014

Medical Director of Fertility Clinic Surrenders Medical License After Abuse Inquiry

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 20, 2014

US Senator Fighting to Eliminate Preventable Hospital Deaths by 2020

Posted by Jared Green on May 19, 2014

VA Hospital Faces Medical Malpractice Lawsuit After Botched Procedure

Posted by Peter Heed on May 16, 2014

Forced Cesarean Leads to Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Holly Haines on May 14, 2014

Widower Settles Liposuction Lawsuit for $2.3 Million

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 12, 2014

VA Hospital Scandal a National Tragedy

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 09, 2014

NH Orthodontist Suspended by State Board

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 06, 2014

Dental Procedure Lands Patient in Coma

Posted by Jared Green on May 05, 2014

Patient Sues Dentist for Malpractice

Posted by Peter Heed on May 02, 2014

Medical Errors and Adverse Events in a Nursing Home Setting

Posted by Holly Haines on May 01, 2014

Rise of Deadly Hospital Fungal Infections Worries Health Officials

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 29, 2014

State Supreme Court Upholds $3.2 Million Jury Verdict in Hospital Negligence Case

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 28, 2014

How Do We Reduce Medical Errors?

Posted by Peter Heed on April 24, 2014

Surgical Error Results in Mother's Death

Posted by Jared Green on April 23, 2014

Birth Injury Lawsuit Settles for $6.4 Million

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 21, 2014

12 Million Outpatients Seriously Injured as a Result of Diagnostic Errors

Posted by Peter Heed on April 18, 2014

Surgical Sponges Left Behind After Surgery Reveal the Complexity and Cost of Surgical Errors

Posted by Holly Haines on April 16, 2014

Vietnam Veteran Receives $12 Million Malpractice Settlement from VA Hospital

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 15, 2014

Medication Error Leaves Patient Uncertain of Quality of Care

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 10, 2014

Florida Supreme Court Says Medical Malpractice Crisis Was Manufactured, Not Real

Posted by Peter Heed on April 09, 2014

Two Important Developments in Patient Rights Involving Medical Malpractice Cases

Posted by Peter Heed on April 08, 2014

Jury Awards $2.88 Million Against Pain Clinic

Posted by Jared Green on April 07, 2014

What Happens When Doctors Aren't Held Accountable-A Tragic, Preventable Case in Texas

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 03, 2014

Jury Returns $10.6 Million Verdict Against Hospital and Surgeon

Posted by Peter Heed on April 01, 2014

The United Kingdom About to Make Hospital Errors Transparent

Posted by Holly Haines on March 27, 2014

Left Behind Surgical Sponges-a Never Event That May Lead to Technological Intervention

Posted by Jared Green on March 26, 2014

Jury Returns $20 Million Verdict in Birth Injury Malpractice Case

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 25, 2014

Medical Errors and Skilled Nursing Care

Posted by Peter Heed on March 24, 2014

Medical Errors and What We Don't Know About Them

Posted by Mark Abramson on March 17, 2014

Botched Elective Surgery Yields $1.3 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Jared Green on March 04, 2014

Failure to Diagnose Leads to Child's Death and Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 03, 2014

The Value and Effectiveness of Physician Report Cards

Posted by Holly Haines on February 25, 2014

When a Broken Ankle Turns into Amputation-Jury Award $9.1 Million

Posted by Peter Heed on February 18, 2014

Jury Awards $55 Million in Birth Injury Medical Malpractice Case

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 14, 2014

$32 Million Awarded by Jury in Birth Injury Medical Malpractice Case

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 10, 2014

8 Hospitals Cited and Fined for Medical Errors

Posted by Peter Heed on February 05, 2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman's Heroin Death and Controversial Methadone Treatment Clinics

Posted by Holly Haines on February 04, 2014

Surgical Errors as "Never" Events Continue to Happen

Posted by Jared Green on February 03, 2014

Cerebral Palsy Birth Injury Lawsuit Settles for $9 Million

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 29, 2014

Mark Abramson and Kevin Dugan Named Boston Top Rated Lawyers

Posted on January 27, 2014

New Guidelines Take Aim at Doctors' Attire in Hospital in Fight Against Infections

Posted by Peter Heed on January 21, 2014

Patients' Costs Rise as Specialists' Income Soars

Posted by Holly Haines on January 19, 2014

What Does Dover and Lebanon NH Have to Do With Bangor Maine?

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 14, 2014

Birth Injury Lawsuits

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 13, 2014

Hospital and Surgeon Sued for Medical Malpractice

Posted by Jared Green on January 09, 2014

Attorney Mark Abramson Named Top 100 New England Super Lawyers for 2013

Posted on January 08, 2014

3-Year-Old Dies After Routine Dental Procedure

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 06, 2014

Rindge Market Basket Refrigerant Leak Sends Nine People to Local Hospital

Posted by Peter Heed on December 30, 2013

Routine Medical Procedures and Medical Errors

Posted by Holly Haines on December 19, 2013

United Kingdom's National Health Service Reports on "Never" Events

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 18, 2013

Medical Errors in Assisted Living Facilities

Posted by Peter Heed on December 16, 2013

Jury Awards $30 Million to Victim of Surgical Fire

Posted by Jared Green on December 12, 2013

Birth Asphyxia Caused by Medical Mistakes, According to Norwegian Study

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 11, 2013

Should You Report the Medical Error of a Colleague? An Ethicist's Point of View

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 09, 2013

RFID Technology Reduces Medication Errors, According to MedCity News

Posted by Jared Green on December 05, 2013

Boston Children's Hospital Study Demonstrates How Medical Errors Can Be Reduced

Posted by Holly Haines on December 04, 2013

Former Exeter Hospital Tech to Be Sentenced Today

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 02, 2013

Former Exeter Hospital Tech Gets 39 Years in Prison

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 02, 2013

Medical Malpractice Trial Garners $2.4 Million Verdict

Posted by Peter Heed on November 26, 2013

Survey Says Medical Malpractice Cases Take More Time Than Other Lawsuits

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 21, 2013

Deaths Attributed to Medical Errors Continue to Grow

Posted by Holly Haines on November 19, 2013

Medical Malpractice Trial Involving Robotic Surgery Ends in Settlement Against Doctor

Posted by Jared Green on November 17, 2013

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Filed After Robotic Surgery Goes Awry

Posted by Eva Bleich on November 14, 2013

VA Pays Out $845 Million in Medical Malpractice Cases in 10 Years

Posted by Peter Heed on November 13, 2013

Former Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Worker Enters Not Guilty Plea in Sexual Assault Case

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 12, 2013

Birth Injury Lawsuit Settled for $7.5 Million

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 07, 2013

Doctor Talks About Lower Medical Malpractice Insurance Costs

Posted by Jared Green on November 05, 2013

New England Journal Of Medicine and Doctors' Exposing Colleagues' Mistakes

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 30, 2013

Drug Overdose Leaves Woman Disabled

Posted by Holly Haines on October 29, 2013

Birth Injury Malpractice Trial Yields $7 Million Verdict

Posted by Peter Heed on October 28, 2013

Jury Finds Doctor Liable for Breaching Standard of Care

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 24, 2013

National Hospital Safety Scores Released

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 23, 2013

Jury Awards Mother $4 Million in Cerebral Palsy Birth Injury Case

Posted by Peter Heed on October 21, 2013

Preventable Deaths from Medical Mistakes Underestimated

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 18, 2013

Misdiagnosis Leads to $4.2 Million Medical Malpractice Verdict

Posted by Jared Green on October 16, 2013

Cancer Misdiagnosis

Posted by Holly Haines on October 15, 2013

Jury in Birth Injury Malpractice Case Awards $13 Million

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 10, 2013

Misdiagnosis and Medical Malpractice Claims

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 08, 2013

Operating Room "Black Box" Developed to Find Surgical Errors

Posted by Peter Heed on October 03, 2013

Medical Errors Are the Third Leading Cause of Death in US

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 30, 2013

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Technician Arrested for Sexually Assaulting Patient

Posted by Jared Green on September 27, 2013

Cerebral Palsy-A Tragedy that May Be the Result of Medical Malpractice

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 25, 2013

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Confirmed in Catholic Medical Center Case

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 24, 2013

Harvard School of Public Health: 43 Million Harmed by Medical Errors Each Year

Posted by Peter Heed on September 19, 2013

South Carolina Jury Awards $2.85 Million in Medical Malpractice Case

Posted by Holly Haines on September 17, 2013

As Veterans Seek Medical Attention at VA Hospitals, Malpractice Cases Demonstrate Cracks in System

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 13, 2013

CMC Patients Monitored for Deadly Brain Disease as Autopsy Performed to Confirm Creutzfeldt-Jakob Di

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 12, 2013

NH Patients Contacted About Possible Exposure to Deadly Brain Disease After Surgery at Catholic Medi

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 10, 2013

Catholic Medical Center's Surgical Equipment in Brain Death Case Quarantined

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 05, 2013

Massachusetts Health Officials Announce Five Additional People May Have Been Exposed to Brain Diseas

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 05, 2013

HIV Misdiagnosis Prompts Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Peter Heed on September 04, 2013

Catholic Medical Center May Have Exposed Patients to a Deadly Brain Disease

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 04, 2013

Couple Awarded $6.4 Million in Malpractice Verdict

Posted by Holly Haines on September 03, 2013

Hospital Fined $75,000 for Surgical Error

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 29, 2013

Medical Malpractice Awards Increase Safety Not Medical Costs

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 28, 2013

Lawsuit Alleges Hospital Bed Sores Hastened Patient's Death

Posted by Jared Green on August 26, 2013

Plastic Surgeon Faces Involuntary Manslaughter Charges in Patient Death

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 21, 2013

Alex Rodriguez May Sue Doctor for Medical Malpractice

Posted by Peter Heed on August 20, 2013

Abramson, Brown, & Dugan Selected by Peers in The Best Lawyers in America© 2014

Posted on August 16, 2013

Oncologist Accused of Giving Chemotherapy to Patients Who Didn't Have Cancer

Posted by Peter Heed on August 14, 2013

Doctor Sued in Liposuction Surgery Death

Posted by Holly Haines on August 12, 2013

Our Firm, Attorneys Kevin Dugan and Mark Abramson Recognized for Excellence

Posted on August 09, 2013

Public Citizen's Research Shows Medical Malpractice Litigation Not the Reason for Soaring Healthcare

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 08, 2013

Informed Consent and Medical Malpractice

Posted by Jared Green on August 07, 2013

Are Hospital Charges Related to Their Safety Score?

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 06, 2013

Medical Malpractice Awareness Group Launches Website

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 01, 2013

Information Regarding Medical Malpractice Lawsuits According to Specialty

Posted by Peter Heed on July 30, 2013

The Value of a Surgical Checklist

Posted by Holly Haines on July 29, 2013

When Accepted Medical Practices Don't Work

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 25, 2013

Why is There Opposition to the Public Reporting of Medical Errors?

Posted by Peter Heed on July 23, 2013

Brain Injury Malpractice Yields $15.2 Million

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 22, 2013

Failure to Diagnose is the Leading Reason Patients Sue Their Physicians

Posted by Jared Green on July 19, 2013

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Filed Concerning Failure to Diagnose Eye Cancer

Posted by Peter Heed on July 18, 2013

New Hampshire Jury Decides in Favor of Plaintiff, Overruling Medical Malpractice Panel

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 16, 2013

Family of 8-Year Old Awarded $15 Million in Malpractice Case

Posted by Holly Haines on July 15, 2013

Failure to Diagnose Yields $6.4 Million Verdict

Posted by Jared Green on July 13, 2013

The Other Side of Medical Errors

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 12, 2013

Massachusetts Hospitals Report More Surgical Errors

Posted by Peter Heed on July 09, 2013

Medical Errors-to Disclose or Not to Disclose

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 01, 2013

New Hampshire Ranks Fifth in Nation For Number of Primary Care Doctors

Posted by Peter Heed on June 24, 2013

New Hampshire Health and Human Services Issues Report on Hepatitis C Outbreak

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 21, 2013

A Bad Time to Have Surgery?

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 20, 2013

Increase in Robotic Surgeries Isn't Without Safety Concerns

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 18, 2013

Penile Implant Malfunction Leads to Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Eva Bleich on June 13, 2013

Birth Injuries and Cerebral Palsy

Posted by Holly Haines on June 12, 2013

Protecting Patients and Changing Culture of Healthcare

Posted by Jared Green on June 10, 2013

Medical Errors Cost 10 Hospitals $625,000

Posted by Eva Bleich on June 07, 2013

Why is Healthcare More Expensive in the US?

Posted by Peter Heed on June 04, 2013

New Hampshire Hospital Safety

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 31, 2013

How Hospital Administrators Can Improve Safety

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 29, 2013

Blood Thinners Cited for 7% of Medication Errors in Hospitals

Posted by Jared Green on May 22, 2013

Local Keene Newspaper Highlights New Abramson, Brown, and Dugan Keene Law Office

Posted by Peter Heed on May 20, 2013

Medical Malpractice as an Urgent Health Care Issue

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 16, 2013

Cheshire Medical Center's Hospital Safety Score

Posted by Peter Heed on May 14, 2013

Johns Hopkins Study-Medical Malpractice Claims Not Driving Up Healthcare Costs

Posted by Peter Heed on May 13, 2013

NH Hospitals' Charges for Medical Procedures Vary Widely

Posted by Holly Haines on May 09, 2013

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Filed After Routine Procedure Goes Awry

Posted by Peter Heed on May 06, 2013

How to Be a Good Advocate for a Loved One in the Hospital

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 02, 2013

Diagnostic Errors Leading Cause of Malpractice Claims

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 01, 2013

$17.5 Million Malpractice Verdict Against Hospital

Posted by Peter Heed on April 29, 2013

Birth Injury Malpractice Trial Yields $130 Million Verdict

Posted by Jared Green on April 25, 2013

Diagnostic Errors-Major Public Health Concern

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 23, 2013

New Hampshire Hospitals and Adverse Event Reporting

Posted by Holly Haines on April 22, 2013

American Medical Association-Hospitals Are Profiting From Their Own Surgical Errors

Posted by Peter Heed on April 18, 2013

We Are Boston

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 16, 2013

Cardiologist Admits to Intentionally Misdiagnosing Patients to Bilk Insurance Companies

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 11, 2013

Boston's Brigham and Women's Hospital Opens Up About Medical Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 10, 2013

NH Doc and Cancer Patient Cries Foul Over Cost of Treatment

Posted by Peter Heed on April 09, 2013

$24 Million Hepatitis C Verdict Includes Insurance Company

Posted by Jared Green on April 08, 2013

Robotic Surgery Concerns Draws Attention of NH Board of Medicine

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 04, 2013

Connecticut Ponders Change In Medical Malpractice Procedure

Posted by Peter Heed on April 03, 2013

Re-Victimizing the Victims-Medical Malpractice and Higher Standards of Proof

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 01, 2013

Restrictions on Hours for Doctors In Training Hasn't Reduced Medical Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on March 27, 2013

Patient Safety Tips for Any Hospital Visit

Posted by Peter Heed on March 25, 2013

Iowa Doctor Fined for Removing Healthy Ovaries

Posted by Mark Abramson on March 22, 2013

Medical Errors in Perspective

Posted by Holly Haines on March 21, 2013

Medical Malpractice Case May Lead Legislators to Re-Consider Filing Restrictions

Posted by Jared Green on March 18, 2013

Wrong Eye Surgery Leads to Medical Malpractice Case

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 15, 2013

Medical Malpractice Damage Caps and the Consitution

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 13, 2013

PA Jury Awards $250,000 Medical Malpractice Verdict

Posted by Peter Heed on March 11, 2013

Diagnostic Errors in Primary Care Settings

Posted by Peter Heed on March 07, 2013

Military Veteran May Bring Medical Malpractice Suit Against United States

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 05, 2013

Are We Starting to Question the Price of Healthcare?

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 28, 2013

Medical Malpractice Myths and Tort Reform

Posted by Peter Heed on February 26, 2013

Fetal Lacerations During C-Sections Are Avoidable Medical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on February 25, 2013

Medication Errors Cut in Half Through Use of Computer Data Entry

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 22, 2013

Medical Errors and Their Tragic Consequences

Posted by Peter Heed on February 20, 2013

Surgical "Never" Events Occurring 80 Times a Week

Posted by Holly Haines on February 18, 2013

Keene Medical Malpractice and Injury Law Firm

Posted by Peter Heed on February 15, 2013

Peter Heed-A Passionate Advocate for the Injured

Posted by Peter Heed on February 13, 2013

"Monday Mornings" Debuts on TNT

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 11, 2013

Welcome Attorney Peter Heed

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 07, 2013

Medical Malpractice-Contrasting Perspectives on What's Wrong

Posted by Jared Green on February 06, 2013

Medical Errors and Public Accountability

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 04, 2013

Electronic Health Records and the Important Discussion Concerning Patient Safety and Modern Technolo

Posted by Holly Haines on January 31, 2013

Medical Journal Publishes "5 Myths of Medical Malpractice"

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 30, 2013

Survey Reveals Hospital Doctors Concerned with Increased Patient Loads

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 29, 2013

Hospital Safety Standards

Posted by Jared Green on January 25, 2013

Medical Errors Continue Unabated and Cost US $17 Billion Per Year

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 22, 2013

Pediatric Medication Errors Lead to Fatalities, Study Shows

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 18, 2013

Needle Re-Use Potentially Exposes Veterans to Disease

Posted by Holly Haines on January 16, 2013

Surgical Errors and Their Devastating Impact

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 14, 2013

Making Medical Error Reporting More Effective

Posted by Jared Green on January 11, 2013

Can DNA Testing Reduce Errors In Biopsy Sample Misdiagnoses?

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 09, 2013

New Law Office Opening in Keene

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 08, 2013

Electronic Health Records and Medical Errors

Posted by Holly Haines on January 07, 2013

Surgical Errors Cost Billions, Damage Lives

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 04, 2013

Clinical Lab Tests and Patient Errors-Who is Responsible?

Posted by Jared Green on January 02, 2013

Former Exeter Hospital Worker's Trial Expected in October 2013

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 28, 2012

Study Finds Surgical Errors Commonplace

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 27, 2012

Medical Errors In ICUs To Be Addressed

Posted by Holly Haines on December 19, 2012

Safety Value of Electronic Health Records Called Into Question

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 18, 2012

Delayed Diagnosis Medical Malpractice Case Settles

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 14, 2012

Injectable Drug Errors Affect One Million Hospital Patients Each Year

Posted by Jared Green on December 12, 2012

NH Doctors Draws Ire for Comments About Mammography Overdiagnosis

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 10, 2012

Court Deems Doctor's Affair with Patient Medical Malpractice

Posted by Jared Green on December 07, 2012

A Physician's Story-How a Medical Error Led to the Death of His Mother

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 06, 2012

Failure to Diagnose Medical Malpractice

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 04, 2012

Former Exeter Hospital Worker Indicted in Hepatitis C Outbreak

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 03, 2012

Psychiatric Malpractice Case Reveals Changing Attitude

Posted by Holly Haines on November 29, 2012

In Spite of Multiple Malpractice Claims, Dentist Allowed to Keep Practicing

Posted by Eva Bleich on November 26, 2012

NH Supreme Court Upholds Medical Screening Panels

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 20, 2012

Infection Leads to Amputation and Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 19, 2012

Ohio Jury Returns $910,000 Verdict in Surgical Negligence Case

Posted by Jared Green on November 14, 2012

Hospital's Red Zone Safety Initiative Reduced Medical Errors by 70%

Posted by Eva Bleich on November 08, 2012

Medical Errors, the Culture of Silence, and What Can Be Done About It

Posted by Holly Haines on November 06, 2012

NH Judge Orders Exeter Hospital to Make Patient Records Accessible to Health Officials In Hepatitis

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 01, 2012

Electronic Medication Checklists Reduce Errors

Posted by Jared Green on October 31, 2012

Why Doctors Don't Report Medical Errors

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 30, 2012

Company Tied to Meningitis Outbreak Had Internal Warnings Beforehand

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 27, 2012

NH Hospitals and Medical Institutions May Have Received Tainted Meningitis

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 23, 2012

CDC Reports Meningitis Infections Rise to 294

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 22, 2012

24 New Hampshire Medical Offices Contacting Patients Who May Have Been Exposed to Meningitis

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 19, 2012

Two More NH Residents Afflicted by Meningitis Outbreak

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 17, 2012

Second Drug Linked to Meningitis Outbreak

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 16, 2012

NH Patients Contract Meningitis from Tainted Steroids

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 15, 2012

Methadone Clinic Lawsuits Mount as Drug Dangers

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 11, 2012

Federal Government Proposes System for Reporting Medical Errors

Posted by Holly Haines on October 08, 2012

Post-Op Errors Common According to New Study

Posted by Jared Green on October 05, 2012

Fraud a Growing Problem in Scientific Research Including Medical Research

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 02, 2012

Uncovering the Dark Side of Medical Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 01, 2012

Why the Majority of Medical Errors Remain Unreported

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 28, 2012

NH Prosecutors Request Additional Time to Indict Person Involved in Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Outb

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 27, 2012

The Medical Malpractice Myth

Posted by Jared Green on September 25, 2012

Not All Hospital Wards Are Equal

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 20, 2012

Hosptial Transparency and Accountability-A Conversation with Dr. Marty Makary

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 18, 2012

Fourth Positive Hepatitis C Test from Kansas Hospital Revealed

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 17, 2012

Mark Abramson Honored and Recognized by His Peers

Posted on September 13, 2012

Alleged Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Infector May Have Been Infected 2 Years Earlier

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 11, 2012

Creating a Safety Culture in Our Hospitals

Posted by Holly Haines on September 10, 2012

Medical Malpractice Trial Revolves Around Failure to Diagnose Errors

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 06, 2012

Former DC United Soccer Player Files Medical Negligence Lawsuit

Posted by Jared Green on September 05, 2012

Kansas Lawsuit Filed in Hepatitis C Outbreak

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 04, 2012

Three New Kansas Patients Linked to Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Outbreak

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 29, 2012

Exeter Hospital Extends Hepatitis C to Employees

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 27, 2012

Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Tragedy is Spreading to Other States

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 23, 2012

New Medical Malpractice Law Passes in Massachusetts

Posted by Jared Green on August 20, 2012

Exeter Hospital Says Further Hepatitis C Testing of Its Employees Unnecessary

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 17, 2012

Exeter Hospital Revises Cardiac Catheter Lab Procedures

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 14, 2012

Exeter Hospital Cited for Faulty Infection Control Procedures

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 10, 2012

New Patient Tests Positive for Hepatitis C From Exeter Hospital

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 08, 2012

Hospital Chain Cited for Unncecessary Procedures

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 07, 2012

Medical Malpractice Noneconomic Damage Caps Overturned in Missouri

Posted by Holly Haines on August 03, 2012

Radiologic Technologist's Association C Claims Lack of Evidence in Hepatitis C Outbreak

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 01, 2012

Hospital Infections Linked to Overworked Nursing Staffs

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 30, 2012

Accused Man in Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Outbreak Had Been Fired from Arizona Hospital

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 27, 2012

Numbers Shift, Concern Stays the Same in Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Outbreak

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 26, 2012

Health Officials Seek to Expand Testing for Hepatitis C in Wake of Exeter Hospital Outbreak

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 25, 2012

Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Investigation Grows

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 23, 2012

Arrest Made in Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Outbreak

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 19, 2012

Increase in Health Care Accessibility May Lead to More Medical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on July 16, 2012

New Exeter Hospital Hepatitis Lawsuit Filed Today as Count Grows to 31

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 12, 2012

New Hospital Ratings Report Published

Posted by Holly Haines on July 10, 2012

Four New Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Lawsuits Filed

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 04, 2012

27 People Now Infected With Hepatitis C from Exeter Hospital

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 03, 2012

Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Count Grows to 21

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 28, 2012

NH House and Senate Crumble Under Pressure from Special Interests

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 27, 2012

Exeter Town Hall Forum Held to Discuss Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Outbreak

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 26, 2012

NH Governor Vetoes "Early Offer" Legislation

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 22, 2012

Hepatitis C Outbreak at Exeter Hospital to be Investigated by US Attorney

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 20, 2012

Exeter Hospital Botches Hepatitis C Tests

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 18, 2012

Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Lawsuit Filed

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 15, 2012

Finally-Some Information About the Hepatitis C Outbreak at Exeter Hospital

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 14, 2012

In Wake of Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Outbreak, What You Should Know, What You Can Do

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 13, 2012

Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Victims

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 11, 2012

Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Count Grows to 14 Infections

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 09, 2012

Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Infections Mount

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 07, 2012

400 Tested For Hepatitis C in Exeter Hospital Outbreak

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 06, 2012

Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Investigation Continues

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 05, 2012

Exeter Hospital Employee Confirmed with Hepatitis C

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 04, 2012

Exeter Hospital Hepatitis C Outbreak Timeline

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 03, 2012

Hepatitis C Outbreak at Exeter Hospital Unprecedented? We Don't Know

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 03, 2012

Exeter Hospital Lab Allowed to Re-Open After Hepatitis C Outbreak

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 02, 2012

Failure to Warn Leads to $3 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Eva Bleich on June 01, 2012

Failure to Diagnosis Birth Injury Related to Hyperbilirubinemia

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 30, 2012

Why Some Patients May Be Reluctant to Collaborate with Physicians in Their Own Healthcare Decisions

Posted by Holly Haines on May 29, 2012

Jury Awards $120 Million to Woman in Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Jared Green on May 28, 2012

Angioplasties Are an Overused Procedure

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 24, 2012

How To Cut Medical Errors in Half in Five Years-One Expert Says it Can Be Done

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 23, 2012

Surgical Site Marking Error Leads to Medical Malpractice Verdict

Posted by Holly Haines on May 22, 2012

Doctors-the Pitfalls of Practicing Medicine by the Bottom Line

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 18, 2012

Medicare Patients and Medical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on May 17, 2012

Prescription Drug Errors-a Persistent but Solvable Problem

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 16, 2012

Jury Trials and Social Media

Posted by Holly Haines on May 14, 2012

FDA Seeks Less Radiation Exposure for Children in X-Rays and CT Scans

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 09, 2012

Medical Malpractice Crisis: The Mythological and the Factual

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 08, 2012

Cerebral Palsy Birth Injury Yields $78.5 Million Verdict

Posted by Jared Green on May 07, 2012

Medication Errors-A Persistent Problem

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 03, 2012

Hospital Drug Prices-Not What You'd Expect

Posted by Holly Haines on May 02, 2012

Apologies for Medical Errors-Now We Know the Rest of the Story

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 01, 2012

Boston Children's Hospital Claims Program Can Reduce Medical Errors by 40%

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 30, 2012

A Doctor Talks About the State of Healthcare in America

Posted by Jared Green on April 26, 2012

Cerebral Palsy Birth Injury Malpractice Lawsuit Yields $74 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 25, 2012

3 Massachusetts Hospitals Cited for Denying Emergency Room Care to Patients

Posted by Holly Haines on April 24, 2012

Massachusetts Hospitals Promise Openness, Honesty with Patients

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 20, 2012

Early Offer Legislation Provides No Justice

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 19, 2012

Study Shows Professional Interpreters in ER May Decrease Medical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on April 18, 2012

Bar Coded Wrist Bands Another Effort to Prevent Medication Errors

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 17, 2012

Bayer Ready to Settle Birth Control Lawsuits

Posted by Holly Haines on April 16, 2012

Conference on Medical Errors and Hospital-Acquired Infections to be Held June 4, 2012

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 12, 2012

Medical Malpractice Editorial Right on the Mark

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 11, 2012

Survey Shows Not All Doctors Believe Honesty with Patients is the Best Policy

Posted by Jared Green on April 10, 2012

Early Offer Legislation Proponents Offer Only Part of the Story

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 09, 2012

Doctors Call for Fewer Tests for Patients

Posted by Holly Haines on April 06, 2012

Bow Doctor Accused of Sexually Assaulting Two Patients, Found Dead

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 04, 2012

Botched Surgery Lawsuit May Challenge Feres Doctrine

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 02, 2012

Birth Injury Death Rate in US Troubling

Posted by Jared Green on March 31, 2012

"Early Offer" Bill Passes NH Senate

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 29, 2012

Hospital Patient Safety: Measuring Clinical Quality v. Experiential Quality, It Matters

Posted by Holly Haines on March 28, 2012

Screening Panels in Med Mal Cases Before NH Supreme Court

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 26, 2012

How Medication Errors Happen in a Hospital Setting

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 23, 2012

$22 Million Medical Malpractice Verdict

Posted by Jared Green on March 21, 2012

Consumer Advocacy Group Advises Against Federal Medical Malpractice Legislation

Posted by Mark Abramson on March 20, 2012

"Early Offer" Legislation Isn't Early, It's Just Bad

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 19, 2012

New Pap Smear Guidelines

Posted by Holly Haines on March 14, 2012

Dr. Sanjay Gupta Discusses Reality of Medical Errors

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 13, 2012

Wrongful Birth Lawsuit Yields $2.9 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Jared Green on March 12, 2012

Healthcare: Bridging the Quality of Care Chasm

Posted by Holly Haines on March 09, 2012

Veterans with PTSD More Likely to Be Prescribed Pain Killers

Posted by Mark Abramson on March 08, 2012

Alleged Failure to Diagnose Pulmonary Emboli Leads to Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 07, 2012

Healthcare Costs-A Realistic Analysis

Posted by Jared Green on March 06, 2012

Reducing Hospital Medical Errors Part of Federal Plan

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 05, 2012

Patient Safety Week March 4-10

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 29, 2012

Medication Reconciliation Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 27, 2012

Surgeons and Alcohol Dependency

Posted by Holly Haines on February 24, 2012

Dirty Surgical Instruments in the Operating Room

Posted by Jared Green on February 23, 2012

A Holistic Approach to Patient Safety

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 20, 2012

The Problem of Overstenting

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 15, 2012

Medical Errors Not Reported Even When Required by Law

Posted by Holly Haines on February 14, 2012

Cerebral Palsy Can Be Caused by Medical Malpractice

Posted by Jared Green on February 13, 2012

Survey Says Some Doctors Lie To Patients To Cover Medical Errors

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 09, 2012

What You Can Do To Avoid Medical Errors

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 08, 2012

Hospital Safety Ratings and Consumer Choice

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 06, 2012

Report Recommends NO to "No Fault" Medical Malpractice in Vermont

Posted by Jared Green on February 03, 2012

No Clear Guidelines for Breast Cancer Surgery

Posted by Holly Haines on February 01, 2012

NPR Takes a Look at Prescription Errors

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 31, 2012

Medical Errors on the Rise in Connecticut Hospitals

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 30, 2012

Failure to Diagnose Leads to Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 26, 2012

Would a Unique Patient Identification Number Prevent Medical Errors?

Posted by Jared Green on January 25, 2012

Surgical Malpractice Case Yields $1.5 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Holly Haines on January 23, 2012

Electronic Health Records Won't Erase All Medical Errors

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 19, 2012

Mobile Technologies and Medical Errors

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 17, 2012

Vaccination Error Leads to $12.6 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 16, 2012

Two Medical Error Reports-What We Can Learn From Them

Posted by Jared Green on January 13, 2012

New Study Estimates Only 14% of Medical Errors Are Reported

Posted by Holly Haines on January 11, 2012

Judge Cancels Yaz Birth Control Trial, Orders Mediation

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 10, 2012

Santorum and Medical Malpractice-It's Not Always What it Appears

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 09, 2012

Doctor Settles 11 Medical Malpractice Cases

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 04, 2012

Appeals Court Rules Doctor May Be Liable for Failure to Diagnose Cancer

Posted by Jared Green on January 03, 2012

Point-of-Care Testing Designed to Increase Quality of Care But Not Immune From Error

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 29, 2011

Hospitals Fined for Medical Errors

Posted by Holly Haines on December 28, 2011

Reported Medical Errors In Massachusetts Unchanged from Previous Year

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 27, 2011

Health & Human Services Study Finds Major Medical Errors Not Being Reported

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 21, 2011

Are Devices Contributing to Medical Errors?

Posted by Holly Haines on December 19, 2011

Dental Surgery Death Results in Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Jared Green on December 15, 2011

VA Medical Center Malpractice Lawsuit Settles

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 13, 2011

Dental, Orthodontic and Oral Surgery Malpractice

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 12, 2011

New Study Says Caps Don't Work in Lowering Healthcare Costs

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 08, 2011

Yasmin Manufacturer Withheld Data Says Former FDA Commissioner

Posted by Holly Haines on December 06, 2011

How to Avoid Being the Victim of Medical Error-One Expert's Story

Posted by Jared Green on December 05, 2011

Sponges Left in Patient Lead to Surgeon Sanction

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 01, 2011

Patient Safety Group Formed to Protect Patients in New England

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 29, 2011

Report Says There Were Over 100 Medical Errors in Indiana in 2010

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 28, 2011

Medical Errors and the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act

Posted by Holly Haines on November 26, 2011

Patient Dies in Hospital After Given Wrong Medication

Posted by Eva Bleich on November 21, 2011

The Real Toll of Medical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on November 17, 2011

Institute of Medicine Critical of Electronic Health Record Vendors

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 15, 2011

Surgical Error Leads to Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 14, 2011

Abramson, Brown, and Dugan Recognized as "Best Law Firm" in NH

Posted on November 13, 2011

One Study Finds Doctors Sometimes Fail At Reporting Child Abuse

Posted by Eva Bleich on November 09, 2011

Medication Errors on the Rise in Hospitals and Pharmacies

Posted by Jared Green on November 08, 2011

Failure to Diagnose Medical Malpractice Nets $9 Million Verdict

Posted by Holly Haines on November 07, 2011

Communication Failures Among Diagnostic Physicians May Lead to More Medical Errors

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 04, 2011

Tragic ER Malpractice Case Settles for $10 Million

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 02, 2011

Indiana Appeals Court Ruling Allows Challenge to Med Mal Damage Caps

Posted by Jared Green on October 31, 2011

FDA Study Increases Concerns Over Link Between Yaz Birth Control and Blood Clots

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 28, 2011

Abramson, Brown and Dugan Only Law Firm in NH to be Named 2011 New England Super Lawyers in Medical

Posted on October 27, 2011

Hospital Sues Doctor in Anesthesia Malpractice Case

Posted by Holly Haines on October 25, 2011

Cato Institute Disagrees with Medical Malpractice Damage Caps

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 24, 2011

Birth Injury Malpractice Case Yields $130 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 21, 2011

Doctor Database Back Up and Running in Illinois

Posted by Jared Green on October 19, 2011

Replacement Nurse Commits Medical Error that Leads to Patient Death

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 18, 2011

Fewer Medication Errors When Pharmacist is Present

Posted by Holly Haines on October 17, 2011

Medication Error Leads to $250,000 Settlement

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 12, 2011

Avoiding Pediatric Medical Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 11, 2011

Is Medical Malpractice Criminal?

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 10, 2011

Breast Cancer Diagnosis in Women Who Have Breast Implants

Posted by Holly Haines on October 05, 2011

Doctors' Group Believes Most Medical Errors are Preventable

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 04, 2011

Appellate Court Upholds Medical Malpractice Jury Verdict

Posted by Holly Haines on October 03, 2011

Jury Awards Family $4 Million in Wrongful Death Malpractice Case

Posted by Jared Green on September 30, 2011

Plastic Surgery Malpractice and Poorly Trained Doctors

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 27, 2011

Study Points to Effectiveness of CT Scans in Diagnosing Heart Attacks

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 26, 2011

Couple Makes $42 Million Donation to Improve Quality of Doctor-Patient Relationship

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 22, 2011

Alarm Fatigue Case Spurs Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Holly Haines on September 21, 2011

Birth Malpractice Suit Settles for $4.5 Million

Posted by Jared Green on September 20, 2011

Doctors May Be Practicing Medicine in Spite of Lengthy Malpractice Record

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 19, 2011

Federal Government Withdraws Public's Access to National Medical Malpractice File

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 16, 2011

More Doctors Are Facing Criminal Charges for the Drugs They Prescribe

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 15, 2011

Ob/Gyn Office Manager Pleads Guilty to Purchase of Unapproved Medical Devices

Posted by Jared Green on September 13, 2011

Mark Abramson and Kevin Dugan Selected "Best Lawyers in America 2012"

Posted on September 12, 2011

Surge in Pediatric MRSA Hospitalizations

Posted by Holly Haines on September 08, 2011

$29 Million Verdict Upheld in Failure to Diagnose Case

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 06, 2011

Teenager Left Paralyzed After Medical Error

Posted by Jared Green on September 02, 2011

New Study Suggests Electronic Health Records Linked to Better Diabetes Care

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 01, 2011

The Bacterial Dangers of Hospital Garb

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 31, 2011

US Newborn Mortality Rate is Higher than 40 Other Countries

Posted by Holly Haines on August 30, 2011

NH Birth Injury Malpractice Suit Settled for $730,000

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 29, 2011

Now is the Time to Prepare for Hurricane Irene

Posted by Jared Green on August 26, 2011

Rick Perry Claims Tort Reform the Reason for More Doctors in Texas

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 25, 2011

Appeals Court Upholds $1 Million Stillbirth Malpractice Case

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 24, 2011

Failure to Diagnose Malpractice Lawsuit Yields $2.5 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Holly Haines on August 23, 2011

Healthcare Costs and Quality Care

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 22, 2011

Pitocin and Birth Injuries

Posted by Jared Green on August 18, 2011

Medical Malpractice Study Published in New England Journal of Medicine

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 17, 2011

Medical Transitions and Drug Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 16, 2011

Electronic Prescription Error Rates

Posted by Holly Haines on August 15, 2011

Surgical Sponge Error Results in $375,000 Jury Verdict

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 12, 2011

Public Citizen: Hundreds of California Doctors Not Disciplined for Malpractice, Errors

Posted by Jared Green on August 11, 2011

Patients' Right to Know Act Becomes Law in Illinois

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 10, 2011

Medical Errors and Physician Hours-No Easy Correlation

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 08, 2011

Military Medical Malpractice Case Resolved for $7.5 Million

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 06, 2011

Doctor Training To Include Soft Skills

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 04, 2011

Medical Malpractice Trial to Begin in Minnesota

Posted by Holly Haines on August 03, 2011

Doc Who Lost Medical Malpractice Trial Now Faces Criminal Trial

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 02, 2011

Brain Injury Malpractice Lawsuit Settled

Posted by Jared Green on August 01, 2011

Surgical Sponge Medical Malpractice

Posted by Holly Haines on July 28, 2011

Majority of Doctors Ignore Cancer Genetic Testing Guidelines

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 26, 2011

West Virginia Justice Blasts Court Decision to Uphold Caps on Damages

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 25, 2011

Anesthesia Errors and Medical Malpractice

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 22, 2011

2011 Board of Governor's Award to Kevin Dugan

Posted on July 21, 2011

American Academy of Pediatrics Publishes Policy on Protecting Children from Sex Abuse

Posted by Jared Green on July 20, 2011

Mixed Bag on Medical Malpractice Reform Efforts

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 19, 2011

Are You Better Off With an Experienced Doctor? Study Says No

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 18, 2011

Mismanagement of Care Leads to Medical Errors

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 14, 2011

VA Colonoscopy Case Begins in Miami

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 12, 2011

For Med Students, A New Test

Posted by Jared Green on July 11, 2011

Most Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Are Dropped

Posted by Holly Haines on July 08, 2011

Are Doctors Overusing Expensive Medical Procedures?

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 06, 2011

New Study Shows Electronic Prescriptions Prone to Errors

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 05, 2011

Jury Awards $2.25 Million in Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 01, 2011

Maine Jury Awards $3 Million in Birth Injury Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Jared Green on June 30, 2011

Do Physicians Face Liability in Prescribing Marijuana to Their Patients?

Posted by Holly Haines on June 29, 2011

SCOTUS Won't Hear Military Medical Malpractice Case

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 27, 2011

US Supreme Court Will Consider Military Medical Malpractice Case

Posted by Eva Bleich on June 24, 2011

Surgery Fire Leads to Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 22, 2011

Two Massachusetts Doctors Disciplined

Posted by Jared Green on June 20, 2011

Audit Trails and Medical Malpractice Claims

Posted by Holly Haines on June 18, 2011

Maine Jury Awards $6.7 in Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 16, 2011

Medical Malpractice Doesn't Just Happen in Hospitals

Posted by Eva Bleich on June 15, 2011

NY Tries an Innovative Approach to Medical Malpractice Cases

Posted by Holly Haines on June 13, 2011

Botched Laparotomy Leads to Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 09, 2011

Philips Recalls Infant Ventilation Device

Posted by Jared Green on June 08, 2011

Government Incentivizes Patient Safety

Posted by Holly Haines on June 06, 2011

Kevin Dugan Will Receive the Board of Governor's Award

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 02, 2011

Cancer Misdiagnosed Says International Management Group's CEO

Posted by Eva Bleich on June 01, 2011

Laser Spine Institute Target of Malpractice Lawsuits

Posted by Jared Green on May 31, 2011

Are Physicians' Politics Shifting?

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 30, 2011

Electronic Prescriptions Show Signs of Reducing Prescription Errors

Posted by Holly Haines on May 27, 2011

Birth Injury Malpractice Case Yields Record Jury Verdict of $58.6 Million

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 25, 2011

Hospital Staffing and Its Effect on Quality Care

Posted by Jared Green on May 24, 2011

Patient Checklist Bill Passes Nevada Senate

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 23, 2011

Former NFL Player's Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Dismissed

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 19, 2011

Number of Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Lowest in a Decade

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 18, 2011

FDA Issues Safety Warning About Topamax and Birth Defects

Posted by Holly Haines on May 16, 2011

Health Insurers Profit as Patients Receive Less Healthcare

Posted by Jared Green on May 15, 2011

Woman Awarded $10.5 Million in Anesthesia Malpractice Case

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 13, 2011

Medical Errors in Emergency Rooms Force Hospitals to Take Action

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 11, 2011

Montana Governor Vetoes Medical Malpractice Bill

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 10, 2011

NJ Board of Medical Examiners Disciplines 3 Doctors

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 09, 2011

Judge Approves a $7 Million Medical Malpractice Payment

Posted by Jared Green on May 05, 2011

Reducing Birth Injuries-Some Hospitals Are Implementing Plans

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 04, 2011

Birth Injury Lawsuit Verdict $13.9 Million

Posted by Holly Haines on May 03, 2011

Breast Cancer Malpractice Case Yields $400,000 Jury Verdict

Posted by Jared Green on April 29, 2011

Medical Malpractice Reform and the Budget Deficit Reduction Myth

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 28, 2011

Heart Attack Mortality Rates Decline But Quality of Care Isn't the Reason

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 26, 2011

US Supreme Court Considers Case that Would Lift Ban on Military Medical Malpractice Cases

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 25, 2011

Ohio Supreme Court Allows Medical Malpractice Lawsuit to Proceed

Posted by Jared Green on April 21, 2011

Medication Error Hospital Admissions on the Rise

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 19, 2011

Medical Errors Continue to Pose a Problem for US Healthcare System

Posted by Holly Haines on April 18, 2011

Medication Error Injuries on Rise

Posted by Jared Green on April 15, 2011

VA Hospitals Show Decline in Hospital Infections, Debate Continues

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 14, 2011

Doctor, Patient Accountability

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 13, 2011

Congratulations to Holly Haines-This Year's Robert E. Kirby Award Recipient

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 12, 2011

Fatal Heart Attack Misdiagnosis Leads to $4.5 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 11, 2011

Hospital Data on Medical Errors and Injuries Released

Posted by Jared Green on April 10, 2011

Medical Malpractice Suit Blames Dosage Error for Baby's Death

Posted by Holly Haines on April 06, 2011

State Will Pay For Birth Injury Medical Errors

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 05, 2011

Alarm Fatigue and Patient Safety

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 04, 2011

Medical Care Guidelines and Conflicts of Interest

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 01, 2011

Birth Injury Malpractice Case Settles for $8.5 Million

Posted by Jared Green on March 30, 2011

Profits and Unnecessary Surgery

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 29, 2011

Birth Injury Medical Malpractice

Posted by Mark Abramson on March 28, 2011

Jury Awards $13 Million in Failure to Diagnose Medical Malpractice Case

Posted by Holly Haines on March 26, 2011

Culture of Silence Leads to Medical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on March 23, 2011

Medical Errors

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 21, 2011

States Fail to Discipline Rogue Doctors

Posted by Holly Haines on March 16, 2011

Medical Malpractice and Insurance Company Profits

Posted by Jared Green on March 15, 2011

Iowa State House Represenatives Approve Certificate of Merit for Medical Malpractice Lawsuits

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 14, 2011

141 Coronary Stent Implantations Questioned

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 12, 2011

Should a Doctor's Apology Be Admissible in Court?

Posted by Holly Haines on March 09, 2011

A Jury Verdict v. Medical Malpractice Caps

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 08, 2011

Medical Malpractice is About Patient Safety

Posted by Mark Abramson on March 07, 2011

West Virginia Hospital Overradiated Patients, Federal Records Show

Posted by Jared Green on March 05, 2011

Boston Area Doctor and Nurse Indicted in Six Deaths

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 03, 2011

Prominent Doctor Speaks Out Against NC Medical Malpractice Caps Bill

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 01, 2011

Former Boston Pediatrician Facing Abuse and Malpractice Charges, Commits Suicide

Posted by Holly Haines on February 28, 2011

Prescription Drug Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 27, 2011

Tort Reform or Patient Safety?

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 23, 2011

Surgery Used Too Often in Breast Biopsies

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 21, 2011

Former Boston Pediatrician Facing Medical Malpractice and Sexual Abuse Lawsuit

Posted by Holly Haines on February 18, 2011

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Filed After 2 Year Old Loses Limbs

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 16, 2011

Medical Malpractice Part of Fight Over Federal Budget

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 15, 2011

$9.3 Million Jury Verdict in Medical Product Liability Trial

Posted by Jared Green on February 14, 2011

Lap-Band Surgery Deaths Lead to Med Mal Lawsuits

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 11, 2011

More than One Agenda Behind Rep. Gingrey's Med Mal Legislation

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 10, 2011

Dosage Error Leads to $19 Million Verdict

Posted by Holly Haines on February 08, 2011

ER Medical Errors Linked to Interruptions

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 07, 2011

ER Medical Malpractice

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 05, 2011

$3 Million Verdict in Birth Injury Medical Malpractice Case

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 02, 2011

Medical Errors and Surgeon Sleep Deprivation

Posted by Jared Green on February 01, 2011

President Obama's One Sentence on Med Mal Reform Causes a Stir

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 28, 2011

Possible Link Between Breast Implants and Rare Form of Cancer

Posted by Holly Haines on January 26, 2011

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Settled for $2.5 Million

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 25, 2011

Medical Malpractice and the State of Healthcare

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 24, 2011

Birth Brain Injury Lawsuit

Posted by Jared Green on January 18, 2011

Medical Error Data Needs to Be Public

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 17, 2011

Surgical Checklists Save Lives and Money

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 14, 2011

Federal Government Settles Medical Malpractice Claim for $2.3 Million

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 12, 2011

Medical Malpractice Cases Missing from Connecticut Doctor Database

Posted by Holly Haines on January 10, 2011

Medical Products Recalled Due to Possible Contamination

Posted by Jared Green on January 07, 2011

Jury Awards Woman $23 Million in Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 06, 2011

20% of Cardiac Defibrillators Implanted are Questionable

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 04, 2011

Clinic Sued for Medical Negligence in Liposuction Death

Posted by Holly Haines on January 03, 2011

Electrosurgery Burns Leads to Malpractice Claim

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 30, 2010

Medical Errors-How to Avoid Them By Looking in the Right Places

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 28, 2010

Boston Teaching Hospital Cited for 3 Separate Surgical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on December 27, 2010

Physician in Whistleblower Case Arrested

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 26, 2010

Top Ten Preventable Medical Errors

Posted by Holly Haines on December 22, 2010

Traumatic Brain Injuries-US Military's Failure to Diagnose and Treat Soldiers

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 21, 2010

Medical Malpractice and Healthcare

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 16, 2010

$2 Million Jury Verdict Awarded in Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 15, 2010

The Real Cost of Medical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on December 13, 2010

Louisiana is Latest to Overturn Medical Malpractice Caps on Damages

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 07, 2010

Unnecessary Medical Procedures Draws Senate Inquiry

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 06, 2010

$20 Million Medical Malpractice Verdict Upheld

Posted by Holly Haines on December 03, 2010

Healthcare Coordination and Patient Safety

Posted by Jared Green on December 02, 2010

Patient Safety and Tort Reform

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 30, 2010

28 Medical Errors that Should Never Occur

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 29, 2010

Despite Safety Measures, Hospital Safety is not Improved

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 27, 2010

Class I Recall Issued for Medical Products

Posted by Eva Bleich on November 26, 2010

"Minor Surgery" Leads to Double Amputation

Posted by Holly Haines on November 20, 2010

Hospital Death Statistics Truly Shocking

Posted by Jared Green on November 17, 2010

Another Challenge to Medical Malpractice Award Caps

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 15, 2010

Surgeon Admits Medical Error, Apologizes to Patient

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 11, 2010

Birth Injury Lawsuit

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 08, 2010

Jury Awards $4 Million in Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Eva Bleich on November 03, 2010

Doctor Critiques Peter Orszag's Med Mal Fix

Posted by Holly Haines on November 02, 2010

High BPA Levels Linked to Low Sperm Count

Posted by Jared Green on October 28, 2010

Jury Awards Woman $11.5 Million in Medical Malpractice Case

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 26, 2010

Med Mal Fix Gets a Thumbs Down from the Huffington Post

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 21, 2010

Surgical Mistakes Continue in Spite of Universal Protocol

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 19, 2010

When Doctors Are Sick, Should They Continue to Come to Work?

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 17, 2010

Disturbing Statistics Regarding ATV Accidents and Children

Posted by Jared Green on October 13, 2010

Diagnostic Errors and Their Threat to Patient Safety

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 12, 2010

Have You Ever Wondered About the Safety of Your NH Hospital?

Posted by Holly Haines on October 07, 2010

San Jose Business Provides Technology to Reduce and Prevent Medical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on October 06, 2010

Medication Errors Remain Under Reported

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 04, 2010

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted by Holly Haines on October 03, 2010

Better Access to Healthcare Isn't Translating into Better Quality of Healthcare

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 30, 2010

Medical Malpractice Claims as Tools to Avoid Medical Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 28, 2010

Surgical Safety Checklist and Quality Surgical Outcomes

Posted by Jared Green on September 23, 2010

Medical Malpractice Lawsuits and Healthcare Costs

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 21, 2010

Report Shows Better Patient Safety Practices Lead to Fewer Medical Malpractice Claims

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 17, 2010

Large Surgical Sponge Left in Patient After Surgery

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 16, 2010

The New Hampshire Primary: Some General Thoughts

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 15, 2010

Massachusetts Doctor to Stand Trial for Manslaughter in Botched Abortion

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 13, 2010

ATV Racer Dies After Crash at Lempster Racetrack

Posted by Jared Green on September 10, 2010

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Filed After Syringe Swap

Posted by Holly Haines on September 07, 2010

Tygacil Gets Updated Warning Label from FDA

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 02, 2010

$56 Million Birth Injury Verdict Will Be Appealed

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 30, 2010

Brain Catheters Recalled

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 26, 2010

Admitting Medical Errors Doesn't Lead to an Increase in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits

Posted by Jared Green on August 23, 2010

New Gardasil Report Spurs Controversy and Call for Federal Investigation

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 19, 2010

Gardasil Lawsuit: Vaccine Linked to Neurological Disorders

Posted by Holly Haines on August 18, 2010

Teen Asthma Linked to Acetaminophen?

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 17, 2010

Medical Errors and Their Societal Cost

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 15, 2010

Medical Errors Cost $19.5 Billion

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 11, 2010

Congress Probes For Profit Colleges

Posted by Jared Green on August 09, 2010

Yaz Birth Control Lawsuit Update

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 05, 2010

BPA Exposure May Damage Sperm in Humans

Posted by Holly Haines on August 04, 2010

Maine Town Considers Zoning Restrictions for Future Methadone Clinics

Posted by Jared Green on August 03, 2010

Radiation Dosage Errors

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 01, 2010

More Safety Issues for Avandia

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 31, 2010

$1.69 Million Jury Verdict in Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 29, 2010

More than 70,000 Children Injured Annually By Medical Devices

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 26, 2010

Paxil Birth Defect Lawsuit Settlements Reach $1 Billion

Posted by Jared Green on July 22, 2010

FDA Puts the Brakes on Avastin for Breast Cancer Treatment

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 20, 2010

Paxil Birth Defect Lawsuit Settlement

Posted by Holly Haines on July 19, 2010

Baxter IV Pumps Recalled

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 14, 2010

Avandia Unsafe and Company Knew About it

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 13, 2010

Coumadin Recall

Posted by Jared Green on July 12, 2010

FDA Issues Diet Drug Warning

Posted by Jared Green on July 10, 2010

Are Hospitals Most Dangerous In July?

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 09, 2010

Jury Awards $2.45 Million in Medical Malpractice Case

Posted by Holly Haines on July 05, 2010

Notice for Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Struck Down by Court

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 02, 2010

Yaz, Yasmin Lawsuits

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 01, 2010

Psych Drugs Linked to Birth Defects

Posted by Holly Haines on June 29, 2010

Avandia Lawsuits

Posted by Eva Bleich on June 28, 2010

Methadone Lawsuits

Posted by Jared Green on June 26, 2010

Birth Defect Lawsuits Settling Before Trial

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 24, 2010

Pediatric Medical Errors

Posted by Holly Haines on June 23, 2010

Wrong Site Surgeries

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 21, 2010

Three Motorcycle Fatalities In As Many Days in New Hampshire

Posted by Eva Bleich on June 20, 2010

Medical Malpractice Cap Overturned

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 16, 2010

Lobster Meat Recall

Posted by Jared Green on June 15, 2010

MRI Medical Malpractice Lawsuit to be Filed Against Boston Hospital

Posted by Mark Abramson on June 08, 2010

Emergency Room Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Garners $3 Million Verdict

Posted by Holly Haines on June 07, 2010

NH Medical Malpractice Fund Dispute

Posted by Kevin Dugan on June 02, 2010

Pregnant Women Taking Antidepressants May be Prone to Miscarriage

Posted by Eva Bleich on June 01, 2010

Preventable Hospital Infection Deaths Reach 99,000 a Year

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 29, 2010

Alli Gets FDA Warning for Severe Liver Injury

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 28, 2010

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Sues Former Pathology Group

Posted by Jared Green on May 27, 2010

NH Robotic Surgery Lawsuit

Posted by Holly Haines on May 26, 2010

Dennis Quaid Sues Heparin Manufacturer

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 25, 2010

Surgery Malpractice Lawsuit Results in Jury Verdict of $3.5 Million

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 24, 2010

Vermont Bans BPA in Food Containers

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 23, 2010

Senator Gillibrand Will Introduce Legislation to Ban Drop-Side Cribs

Posted by Jared Green on May 22, 2010

Birth Defects Linked to Antidepressants

Posted by Holly Haines on May 20, 2010

MRSA Infections on Rise Among Children

Posted by Holly Haines on May 18, 2010

Military Group Supports Malpractice Bill for Service Members

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 17, 2010

GlaxoSmithKline Reportedly Settles 700 Avandia Cases

Posted by Kevin Dugan on May 13, 2010

Drug Companies Found Liable in Medical Malpractice Case

Posted by Eva Bleich on May 11, 2010

Drop Side Crib Dangers

Posted by Jared Green on May 10, 2010

Plant Manufacturing Children's Medicine Cited for Quality Control and Contamination Issues

Posted by Holly Haines on May 05, 2010

Failure to Diagnose Deep Vein Thrombosis

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 04, 2010

Children's Medicine Recall

Posted by Mark Abramson on May 03, 2010

Cerebral Palsy Birth Injury Results in $9.5 Million Settlement

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 30, 2010

Teva Pharmaceutical Gets FDA Warning

Posted by Jared Green on April 28, 2010

Emergency Room Physicians Are Serious Infections in Children

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 26, 2010

Largest Health Insurer Has a Strategy to Cancel Policies

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 22, 2010

Yaz, Yasmin Continue to Spur Controversy and Lawsuits

Posted by Holly Haines on April 21, 2010

Medical Error-Surgeon Cuts Off Testicle

Posted by Jared Green on April 20, 2010

Hospital Related Infections Aren't Declining

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 17, 2010

Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Linked to Hospital Safety

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 16, 2010

FDA Orders Bayer to Revise Yaz, Yasmin Marketing Materials

Posted by Holly Haines on April 15, 2010

Methadone Clinic Agrees to Pay $1.8 Million in Lawsuit

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 13, 2010

FDA Will Take Steps to Reduce Radiation Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 12, 2010

Toyota Knew about Vehicle Defects in 2006

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 11, 2010

Prescription Drug Errors

Posted by Jared Green on April 09, 2010

Prescription Drug Poisoning a Mounting Problem

Posted by Holly Haines on April 08, 2010

Vaginal Sling Lawsuits Will Proceed

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 07, 2010

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Settles for $5.2 Million

Posted by Mark Abramson on April 05, 2010

Patient Safety in American Hospitals Study-New Hampshire Doesn't Fare So Well

Posted by Kevin Dugan on April 03, 2010

Heparin Overdose May Have Caused Toddler Death

Posted by Eva Bleich on April 02, 2010

EPA Lists BPA as a Chemical of Concern

Posted by Jared Green on March 31, 2010

FDA Will Investigate CT Scan Safety

Posted by Holly Haines on March 30, 2010

Medical Malpractice Caps Struck Down by Georgia Supreme Court

Posted by Mark Abramson on March 26, 2010

Did You Know the Government Keeps a Database on Bad Doctors but the Public Can't View it?

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 25, 2010

Baby Slings Recalled

Posted by Jared Green on March 24, 2010

Pesticide Linked to Childhood Developmental Delays

Posted by Jared Green on March 22, 2010

FDA To Review Safety of Fosamax

Posted by Mark Abramson on March 19, 2010

Illinois Supreme Court Repeals Damage Caps

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 18, 2010

Medical Errors in Hospitals

Posted by Holly Haines on March 16, 2010

What Medical Malpractice Crisis?

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 15, 2010

Study Suggests Angiograms Are Ordered Too Frequently

Posted by Eva Bleich on March 12, 2010

Baby Sling Safety Warning Imminent

Posted by Jared Green on March 10, 2010

Long Term Care Hospitals Face Senate Scrutiny

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 09, 2010

Hospitals Fined for Medical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on March 05, 2010

One Doctor's Fight for Patient Safety

Posted by Kevin Dugan on March 04, 2010

Lowering CT Scan Risk for Children

Posted by Holly Haines on March 03, 2010

CT Scan Trade Group Announces Safety Measures

Posted by Mark Abramson on March 01, 2010

Yaz and Yasmin Lawsuit Update

Posted by Holly Haines on February 26, 2010

Surgical Tech in Hepatitis C Outbreak Sentenced to 30 Years

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 25, 2010

Hospital Infections Kill 48,000 in 2006

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 23, 2010

Toyota Faces Criminal Probe Concerning Recalls

Posted by Jared Green on February 22, 2010

Hormone Replacement Therapy and Increased Asthma Risks

Posted by Holly Haines on February 18, 2010

NH Hospital Report Cards Are Out-Check Your Hospital's Grade Before You're Admitted

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 18, 2010

Diet Supplement Linked to Selenium Poisoning

Posted by Jared Green on February 17, 2010

Texas Nurse Acquitted in Whistleblower Case

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 17, 2010

Type of Diabetes Drugs May Place Women at Higher Risk of Bone Fractures

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 16, 2010

Tort Reform Isn't Healthcare Reform

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 15, 2010

5 Largest Health Insurers Report 56% Rise in Profits

Posted by Holly Haines on February 13, 2010

Patient Advocacy Group Launches New Website

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 12, 2010

Congressman's Death Due to Medical Error?

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 11, 2010

Texas Nurse Faces Prison for Reporting Doctor

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 08, 2010

Illinois Supreme Court Reverses Medical Malpractice Statute

Posted by Kevin Dugan on February 05, 2010

The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right

Posted by Mark Abramson on February 04, 2010

Toyota Recall

Posted by Jared Green on February 03, 2010

Tennessee Tort Reform Laws Do Little to Lower Insurance Premiums

Posted by Eva Bleich on February 02, 2010

Radiation Error Death Not in Vain

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 31, 2010

Yaz Birth Control Linked to Gallbladder Disease

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 29, 2010

Medical Malpractice Myth #5

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 28, 2010

Medical Malpractice Myth #4

Posted by Jared Green on January 27, 2010

Medical Malpractice Myth #3

Posted by Holly Haines on January 26, 2010

Medical Malpractice Myth #2

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 25, 2010

Medical Malpractice Myth #1

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 24, 2010

Surgical Tech Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison in Hepatitis C Case

Posted by Jared Green on January 22, 2010

Deputy Drug Czar Says Doctors Play Role in Pain Pill Overdoses

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 20, 2010

Medication Error Prevention is Goal of New Network

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 19, 2010

New Hampshire Hospitals Will Be Required to Report Mistakes

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 18, 2010

Kids Jewelry Should Be Thrown Away

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 17, 2010

Tylenol Recall

Posted by Jared Green on January 16, 2010

NH Medical Malpractice

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 14, 2010

Public Citizen Claims Texas Med Mal Caps Have Failed to Improve Healthcare or Keep Costs Down

Posted by Holly Haines on January 13, 2010

Yaz Lawsuits Could Top 20,000

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 12, 2010

Medical Malpractice-the Truth About It

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 11, 2010

NH Medical Malpractice Cases

Posted by Mark Abramson on January 09, 2010

US Senate Supports Consumers by Voting No on Contingency Fee Caps

Posted by Kevin Dugan on January 08, 2010

Two States Make Significant Progress in Medical Safety Accountability

Posted by Eva Bleich on January 07, 2010

Mammograms Should Begin At Age 40

Posted by Holly Haines on January 05, 2010

FDA Warns of Lead in Morning Sickness Remedy

Posted by Jared Green on January 04, 2010

FDA Will Study Effect of Prescription Drugs on Pregnant Women

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 31, 2009

Should We Record Operating Room Procedures?

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 30, 2009

Yaz Birth Control Lawsuits

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 28, 2009

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Results in $15 Million Jury Verdict

Posted by Holly Haines on December 24, 2009

Vermont Company Recalls Beef Due to E Coli Risk

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 23, 2009

Reducing Medical Errors Key to Patient Safety

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 22, 2009

Drug Mistakes and Kidney Dialysis Patients

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 21, 2009

Vicks Dayquil Cold and Flu Recalled

Posted by Jared Green on December 20, 2009

Medical Errors and Doctor Accountability

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 17, 2009

CT Scan Radiation Overdose Lawsuit Filed against GE Healthcare

Posted by Jared Green on December 16, 2009

Bone-Building Drugs May Reduce Breast Cancer

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 14, 2009

Most Hospital Patients Are Unaware of What Medicines They Receive

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 12, 2009

Patient Safety Organization Releases its 2009 List of Best Hospitals

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 11, 2009

Former NH Nurse Pleads Guilty to Tampering with Drug Syringes at NH Hospital

Posted by Jared Green on December 10, 2009

FDA Issues New Guidelines to Limit Radiation Exposure in CT Scans

Posted by Holly Haines on December 09, 2009

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Resolved with Important Twist

Posted by Mark Abramson on December 07, 2009

Yaz and Yasmin Linked to Blood Clots and Gall Bladder Disease

Posted by Eva Bleich on December 03, 2009

Patient Safety Should be Primary Concern in Healthcare Reform

Posted by Kevin Dugan on December 02, 2009

United Healthcare Won't Change Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines

Posted by Holly Haines on December 01, 2009

Recent Report Cites Potential Causes for Medical Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 30, 2009

Feds Recall 2.1 Million Baby Cribs

Posted by Jared Green on November 24, 2009

New Breast Cancer Screening Recommendations Cause Concern and Confusion

Posted by Holly Haines on November 20, 2009

FDA Warns About Mixing Certain Heartburn Drugs with Plavix

Posted by Eva Bleich on November 18, 2009

Yaz and Yasmin Lawsuits Mount

Posted by Eva Bleich on November 17, 2009

Healthcare Bills Fail to Adequately Address Medical Errors

Posted by Jared Green on November 16, 2009

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Result of Botched Biopsy

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 15, 2009

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Alleged Doctor Used Wrong Sperm

Posted by Holly Haines on November 13, 2009

State of Medical Safety Hasn't Changed Much in Ten Years

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 11, 2009

Baby Stroller Recall

Posted by Eva Bleich on November 10, 2009

Medical Malpractice and Heart Attacks

Posted by Jared Green on November 09, 2009

Medical Malpractice and Surgical Errors

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 06, 2009

Medical Malpractice Birth Injuries

Posted by Holly Haines on November 04, 2009

Hospital Medical Malpractice

Posted by Mark Abramson on November 03, 2009

Medical Malpractice is About Patient Rights

Posted by Kevin Dugan on November 02, 2009

Halloween Face Paints Toxic

Posted by Holly Haines on October 30, 2009

Medication Errors Reduced by Avoiding Interruptions

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 29, 2009

Shade Recall Prompted by Two Near Infant Strangulations

Posted by Jared Green on October 28, 2009

Medical Error Reporting Legislation Coming Soon

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 27, 2009

Hospital Cited for 5th Wrong Site Surgery since 2007

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 26, 2009

Ortho Evra Lawsuit Results from Death of Teen Girl

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 23, 2009

Jewett St. Shooting Leaves 1 Dead and Area Schools on Lock Down

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 22, 2009

Breast and Prostate Cancer Screening Benefits Overstated According to American Cancer Society

Posted by Holly Haines on October 21, 2009

Baby Food Recall

Posted by Jared Green on October 20, 2009

Healthcare Reform Should Include Patient Safety

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 19, 2009

Breast Cancer

Posted by Holly Haines on October 16, 2009

Hot iPods Get Attention of Consumer Product Safety Commission

Posted by Jared Green on October 15, 2009

Medical Malpractice, Medical Errors and Healthcare Reform

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 14, 2009

Medical Errors and Hospital Mortality Rates

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 13, 2009

Radiation Malpractice

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 12, 2009

Pharmacy Errors and Medical Malpractice

Posted by Eva Bleich on October 09, 2009

SSRI Antidepressants Associated with Premature Births

Posted by Kevin Dugan on October 08, 2009

Target Fined for Lead Paint in Toys

Posted by Jared Green on October 06, 2009

Breast Cancer Awareness

Posted by Holly Haines on October 05, 2009

Medical Errors and Accountability

Posted by Mark Abramson on October 01, 2009

Yaz Manufacturer Scrutinized after Yaz User Dies

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 30, 2009

New Study Links Birth Defects to Antidepressants

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 29, 2009

Tamiflu and Medication Errors

Posted by Holly Haines on September 28, 2009

Children's Tylenol Products Recalled

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 24, 2009

Medical Malpractice Errors Can Be Caused by Fatigue and Stress

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 23, 2009

Yaz Birth Control Lawsuits to be Consolidated in Philadelphia

Posted by Holly Haines on September 22, 2009

Surgical Flash Fire Leads to Woman's Death

Posted by Jared Green on September 21, 2009

Medical Malpractice

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 17, 2009

Medtronic Pulls Catheters from Market

Posted by Holly Haines on September 16, 2009

Cerebral Palsy and Medical Malpractice

Posted by Kevin Dugan on September 15, 2009

Paxil Birth Defect Trial Begins

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 14, 2009

Anticonceptivas Yaz y Yasmin Riesgos de Salud

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 11, 2009

First Fosamax Trial May End in Mistrial

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 10, 2009

Children's Sweatshirts Cited for Safety Hazards

Posted by Jared Green on September 09, 2009

Medical Errors in New Hampshire

Posted by Mark Abramson on September 08, 2009

TNF Blockers Receive Stronger Warnings for Cancer Risk

Posted by Holly Haines on September 03, 2009

Jeep Wranglers Investigated for Transmission Defect

Posted by Eva Bleich on September 02, 2009

IKEA Product Recall

Posted by Jared Green on September 01, 2009

Anesthesia Malpractice

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 31, 2009

Erb's Palsy Birth Injury

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 26, 2009

FDA Sends Warning Letters Re. Topical Ibuprofen Gels

Posted by Jared Green on August 25, 2009

Eli Lilly Settles Zyprexa Lawsuit with West Virginia

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 24, 2009

Alli and Xenical Diet Drugs Under FDA Review for Liver Damage

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 24, 2009

Medical Error Reporting Lost in Healthcare Reform Debate

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 21, 2009

Merck's Gardasil Questioned

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 20, 2009

The High Cost of Medical Errors

Posted by Holly Haines on August 19, 2009

Generator Recall

Posted by Jared Green on August 18, 2009

Post Surgery Complication Turns Fatal

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 17, 2009

Breast Cancer Diagnosis Errors

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 14, 2009

Child Toy Recall

Posted by Jared Green on August 13, 2009

Child Booster Seat Recall

Posted by Jared Green on August 13, 2009

Medical Device Safety Act of 2009

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 12, 2009

Breast Cancer in Lymph Nodes Increases Risk of Recurrence

Posted by Holly Haines on August 12, 2009

Hospitals Slow to Adopt Life Saving Technology

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 11, 2009

Former Patriots Defensive Star Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 10, 2009

NH Medical Malpractice

Posted by Holly Haines on August 06, 2009

Frigidaire Washing Machine Recall

Posted by Jared Green on August 06, 2009

Medtronic and Medical Device Safety

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 05, 2009

Avandia and Liver Failure

Posted by Eva Bleich on August 04, 2009

Casos de Mala Práctica Médica en el estado de New Hampshire

Posted by Mark Abramson on August 04, 2009

Abbott Recalls Coronary Catheters

Posted by Jared Green on August 03, 2009

NH Will Ban Texting While Driving

Posted by Kevin Dugan on August 03, 2009

First Neurontin Trial Ends Abruptly

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 30, 2009

Prompt Diagnosis and Treatment of Heart Attack Key to Survival

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 29, 2009

Popular Birth Control Pills Yaz and Yazmin Target of Lawsuits

Posted by Holly Haines on July 28, 2009

Wyeth Ordered to Disclose Menopause Drug Files

Posted by Holly Haines on July 28, 2009

Generic Drug Plant Cited for Safety Violations

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 28, 2009

Court of Appeals Revives $13 Million Birth Injury Verdict

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 27, 2009

Boston Priest Suspended for Sexual Abuse

Posted by Jared Green on July 25, 2009

Former Miss New Hampshire Killed in I-93 Car Crash

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 25, 2009

First Neurontin Trial to Start Monday

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 24, 2009

iPod's are Hot-Hotter Than You May Think

Posted by Jared Green on July 23, 2009

Kava kava: Yes it's Natural. But is it Safe?

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 22, 2009

Outpatient Surgery in a Doctor's Office-the Rising Popularity and Associated Risks

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 21, 2009

Fan Manufacturer to Pay $587,500 Civil Fine for Failure to Disclose Fire Hazard

Posted by Jared Green on July 20, 2009

Cervical Cancer

Posted by Holly Haines on July 17, 2009

Merck, Schering-Plough Agree to Pay $5.4 Million in Drug Marketing Probe

Posted by Eva Bleich on July 17, 2009

NH Medical Malpractice Statute of Limitations

Posted by Kevin Dugan on July 16, 2009

Welcome to NH Medical Malpractice Blog

Posted by Mark Abramson on July 15, 2009