Wocl Leydon, LLC
Contact us for a free consultation
203-333-3339 New Clients / Existing Clients

Posts tagged "Doctor-Patient Communication"

Doctor's affair with patient leads to malpractice lawsuit

The patient-doctor relationship is one that depends on the utmost trust and understanding. The proper treatment and sustained health of the patient should be the intended outcome of every medical office visit. Unfortunately, a medical relationship can sometimes be driven by temptation across ethical boundaries, exposing vulnerable patients to unforeseen personal, health, and financial trouble.

Doctor on pharmaceutical payroll suspected of medication error

It is becoming more and more widespread for doctors to receive payments from pharmaceutical companies for prescribing certain medications. The drug companies claim that doing so simply compensates doctors for their time in reporting on patient care and the outcome of the use of certain medications. Doctors may also like to have these kinds of relationships with drug companies because they can give their patients earlier access to new and innovative medical drug treatments.

Connecticut hospital tests iPad initiative

The quality of communication between doctors and their patients can be very important. Failures in this communication could result in doctors not having all the information they need to provide their patients with quality care. This could potentially lead to medical errors, which can have many negative impacts on patients.

Wocl Leydon, LLC is a law firm experienced in handling wrongful death, medical malpractice, auto accidents, fall down claims, nursing home negligence and abuse, car crash and motor vehicle collision lawsuits. The personal injury trial lawyers handle cases throughout Fairfield County. If you have been seriously injured in Stamford, Norwalk, Fairfield, Bridgeport, or anywhere in Connecticut, please call one of our litigation attorneys at 203-333-3339, or email the firm to schedule a free consultation.

Email Us For a Response
Wocl Leydon, LLC

We maintain offices in the cities of Stamford and Bridgeport, and we represent clients throughout the state of Connecticut.

Bridgeport Office 1087 Broad Street 4th Floor Bridgeport, CT 06604 Phone: 203-517-0456 Phone: 203-333-3339 Map & Directions

Stamford Office 80 Fourth Street Stamford, CT 06905 Phone: 203-517-0456 Phone: 203-333-3339 Fax: 203-324-1407 Map & Directions

The sooner you arrange a free consultation with us, the sooner you will understand all of the options available to you. Contact us today to receive information and advice directly from our experienced attorneys.