Medical Malpractice

Three preventable medication errors

Pennsylvania residents who take prescribed medications are probably aware of the various hazards that they face; doctors can, after all, commit medication errors. The following are three entirely preventable medication errors, all of which run the risk of falling off...

Doctor burnout can lead to medical mistakes

More than 50 percent of doctors around the country are suffering from workplace burnout, according to a study. Unfortunately, this means that Pennsylvania physicians are also more likely to commit medical errors. For the study, which was published on the Mayo Clinic...

Misdiagnosis: heartbreak by the numbers

When you take your car to your favorite Greensburg mechanic, you expect that when he tells you there's a problem with your carburetor, it doesn't turn out that the problem was actually in the exhaust. A misdiagnosis of the problem can cost you time and money.Of...