Hospitals Can Be Dangerous Places

Often, hospitals are huge campuses with multiple buildings, hundreds of employees, and doctors and surgeons representing dozens of specialties. With this level of activity, it is not uncommon for details to slip through the cracks and crucial information to get missed. If you or a loved one was injured due to a hospital's negligence, it is crucial that you act quickly to protect yourself from further harm and hold those responsible accountable for their negligence.

With extensive personal injury experience, we are prepared to help injured clients throughout the southwestern portion of the state. If you are in Washington, Allegheny, Greene, Fayette, Westmoreland Counties, or neighboring communities, contact us. We have taken on the largest hospital systems in the region, as well as small community hospitals, time and time again. We know how they approach claims and how they and their lawyers think.

With nearly a century of experience, the medical negligence attorneys at Phillips, Phillips, & Smith-Delach are prepared to handle complex injury cases involving the full range of conditions. From our offices in Washington and Pittsburgh, we can help clients in communities throughout southwestern Pennsylvania suffering from injuries or worsening conditions related to hospital negligence.

Medical malpractice can include:

  • Surgical errors
  • Birth injuries
  • Misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis
  • Pharmaceutical errors
  • Postoperative negligence
  • Emergency room errors
  • Triage mistakes
  • Failure to monitor a patient's reaction to a course of treatment

In some situations, a hospital's mistakes can be fatal. If you lose a loved one due to medical negligence, we encourage you to schedule a free consultation with a lawyer at our firm.

Negligence can come in many forms:

  • Improper use of medical equipment
  • Poorly trained surgical staff
  • Failing to recognize a postoperative complication
  • Prescribing improper medicine
  • Failure to correctly interpret diagnostic tests
  • Failure to listen to patient complaints

Call or email our firm to discuss your unique matter with one of the most experienced medical malpractice attorneys in western Pennsylvania. We can provide the answers you need and the representation you deserve. Trust us to aggressively fight to ensure you recover the full and fair monetary compensation you are owed. There are no attorney's fees unless we win your case. We can meet you at your home, hospital or rehabilitation facility if you cannot come to us.