The Government has announced a change to the “discount rate” for clinical negligence claimants
Medically misdiagnosed: This is where an incorrect diagnosis has been made, such as a patient being diagnosed with cancer when they have another condition.
Undiagnosed: This is where an illness or condition is undetected. It may be the case that a patient has made multiple visits to a GP, but the GP has failed to diagnose any illness.
If you have suffered from a misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis then you may be able to make a claim for compensation.
Our experienced medical negligence solicitors regularly secure maximum compensation for individuals let down by their doctor or healthcare professional whilst receiving treatment in hospital.
It is vital in any case that you maximise your recovery through active rehabilitation. Where a compensation claim does exist and errors in treatment have arisen our aim is to help rebuild your life by obtaining interim payments of compensation, wherever possible at any early stage, to assist you with your recovery to include needs relating to:
We can advise you on your benefit rights and also advise on dealing with debts which might arise due to being off work. Our specialist community care team can also provide advice and support in relation to your ongoing entitlement to health and social care provision and support at home or in the community.
If you believe that you or someone you know has suffered as a result of medical negligence please contact Tim Spring. We deal with clients throughout the country and we will visit you at your home, hospital or rehabilitation unit.