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Pennsylvania Office

Schwartz & Blackman
The Pavilion
261 Old York Road, Suite 504
Jenkintown, PA 19046
v: (215) 925-4451
f: (215) 574-1200

New Jersey Office

Schwartz & Blackman
1415 Route 70 East
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
v: (856) 427-0614
f: (856) 424-3690

The personal injury lawyers at Schwartz & Blackman handle cases in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey area, including:

  • PA: Berks County, Bucks County, Chester County, Delaware County, Montgomery County, Philadelphia County, Allentown, Lehigh Valley, Norristown, Philadelphia
  • NJ: Atlantic County, Burlington County, Camden County, Gloucester County, Mercer County, Middlesex County, Monmouth County, Camden, Cherry Hill, New Jersey shore cities

 

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    Law Library

    Can a hospital be held liable in a Pennsylvania medical malpractice case?

    A: Under Pennsylvania law, hospitals can be held liable for their own actions and failures to act in a case of medical negligence. Even where a doctor commits the actual malpractice which results in the injury, if the hospital acted negligently, it too can be held...

    How can I get better treatment in an emergency room or hospital in Philadelphia?

    A: In the past 10 years, hospital emergency room wait times have increased. For people with serious, life-threatening injuries, minutes can mean the difference between life and death. Unfortunately, minorities and the low income population tend to receive lower...

    How do I know if I have a valid malpractice case against a Pennsylvania hospital?

    A: Many patients begin to suspect that their doctor or hospital committed malpractice after overhearing another doctor make a statement that the doctor or hospital made an error. However, most patients will never know if their suspicions are true. The only way to know...

    Can I sue a hospital for malpractice in Pennsylvania?

    A: In general, Pennsylvania hospitals can be sued for negligence or malpractice. Under Pennsylvania medical malpractice law, hospitals can be sued for failing to use reasonable care in maintenance of its facilities or failing to have appropriate policies and...

    Why does hospital and emergency room malpractice occur?

    A: Medical negligence or medical malpractice in a hospital or emergency room setting tends to occur due to one, main reason -  the failure to have or update outdated systems, procedures, and protocols. Whether the issue is surgical mistake or misdiagnosis, it is very...