Delaware law allows for medical professionals other than physicians to render patient care. One medical para-profession that can offer patient care in Delaware hospitals, clinics, labs and surgical centers are physician assistants. They are allowed to do many things physicians can do such as prescribe medications, perform surgical procedures and diagnose illness. It is not out of the realm of possibility that they may overlook relevant factors related to your illness and you may suffer injury or further illness as a result. If you have been the victim of physician assistant malpractice in Delaware you should speak with a Delaware Physician Assistant Malpractice Attorney today.
Physician Assistant Medical Negligence Attorneys in Delaware
Call the Delaware Physician Assistant Malpractice Lawyers at Shelsby & Leoni P.A. to discuss your case and how to protect your rights. Their Wilmington, Delaware medical malpractice law office can be reached at 302-995-6210. Their Baltimore, Maryland medical negligence law office can be reached at 410-385-5612. You can also click here to email a Dover Delaware Medical Malpractice Lawyer at Shelsby & Leoni P.A.
Types of Medical Malpractice Committed by Physician Assistants
- Surgical malpractice
- Medication malpractice
- Emergency room malpractice
- Failure to diagnose cancer
- Failure to diagnose infection
Determining Liability in a Physician Assistant Malpractice Case
Physician assistants work under the direct supervision of a physician or hospital. Everything they do must be corroborated by the doctor they work for. With that in mind there can be several liable parties such as the physician they work for, the hospital they work for and, possibly, a staffing company they work for. Having a skilled and experienced Delaware Physician Assistant Malpractice Lawyer on your side will ensure that all liable parties are identified and that they are made liable for your injuries, pain and suffering.
Call a Delaware Physician Assistant Malpractice Lawyer
Call Shelsby & Leoni today to discuss your case. They can be reached by dialing 302-995-6210 or 410-385-5612. You can also click here to email a Delaware law office handling physician assistant malpractice claims.