«Primum, non nocere»
(First from all, not to cause villain Hippocrates 460-377 B.C. Father of Medicine)
In collaboration with medical experts we provide complete legal support, even in an advisory level, to patients, professionals of health and parent inaffairs that concern questions of Medical Rights, Genetics, Assistance of Human Reproduction and Bioethics, receiving continuous briefing on the last developments in the above sectors.
We undertake with success cases of:
- Medical negligence- medical jurisprudence:
Medical malpractice is by act or omission by a in which the treatment provided falls below the accepted standard of practice in the medical community and causes or death to the , with most cases involving .
e.g. Medical injuries, anaesthetic awareness, birth injuries, cancer claims, cosmetic surgery negligence, failure to warn on risks, failure to x-ray, incorrect medication, luck of follow up treatment, misdiagnosis claims, post operative care, treatment delays, etc .
- Matters of Medical Ethics:
- Matters concerning the breach of medical confidentiality.
Doctor-patient confidentiality is based on the notion that a person shouldn't be worried about seeking medical treatment for fear that his or her condition will be disclosed to others. – Confidentiality covers all medical records (including medical history, pre-existing medical conditions, x-rays, lab-reports, etc.), as well as communications between the patient and the doctor. Generally, this also includes communications between the patient and other professional staff working with the doctor - If a patient's private information is disclosed without authorization and causes some type of harm to the patient, he or she could have a cause of action against the medical provider for malpractice, invasion of privacy, or other related torts.
- Specialized legal support to Doctors that face Disciplinary proceedings
Support during the investigation of complaints regarding licensed health care professionals (physicians, physician assistants, respiratory care practitioners, certified athletic trainers, acupuncturists, and nurse midwives), and defence in case of any unfair disciplinary action.
- Employment matters regarding the exercise of medical profession.
- Fertility Law Matters -Contracts involving Assisted Reproduction.(surrogate parenting agreements). The legal issues involving couples who can't conceive and the people and technologies they use to assist them in becoming parents.
-Special Medical Questions (euthanasia, sex change, transplantation etc)
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