patient safety


Untreated bedsores can lead to infections, sepsis, and death

Understaffing can lead to bedsores

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New standards target pain management, opioid use at facilities

Hospitals and nursing homes face challenges in overmedicating patients

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Anesthesia medication malpractice and Texas expert requirements

Houston court of appeals enters opinion in favor of plaintiff

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Post-operative infections and Texas medical malpractice expert requirements

Houston First Court of Appeals rules in favor of patient

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New anticoagulant blood thinner regulations hit hospitals

Medical malpractice happens when sensitive anticoagulation medications aren't carefully prescribed and monitored within narrow ranges

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What to do when you think there’s a hospital cover-up

Did a hospital camouflage the truth after a patient death in Christmas 2017?

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Opioid narcotic pain medication medical malpractice

Since 2000, over 300,000 Americans have died from opioid overdoses

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Spinal epidural abscess diagnosis, treatment, and medical malpractice

Dangerous condition can cause spinal cord or nerve compression, paralysis, and even death

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Who gets notified when there's a medical malpractice claim against a doctor?

Medical negligence claims aren't as secret as physicians would like

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Medicare cites Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center with violation for heart transplant quality of care concerns

Three patients died in the first five months of 2018

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