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Monthly Archives: May 2019

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What to Do If You’re Injured While on Vacation in Florida

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

The state of Florida boasts some of the most popular tourism destinations in the country, hosting over 111 million US vacationers in 2018. For perspective, that is roughly 1 in 3 Americans who have discovered the magic of Walt Disney World, jet skied along the 800-plus miles of our beaches, boarded a cruise ship,… Read More »

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Infant Wrongful Discharge from a Hospital: Florida Parents Have Rights

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

It’s understandable that you want to welcome your new baby into your home as soon as possible after birth. Still, there may be medical reasons to remain under care of medical professionals for a certain time. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends that hospitalization for mother and child should be long enough to… Read More »

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Signs That You Were Wrongfully Discharged from a Florida Hospital

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

Given the serious consequences of their actions (or inactions), health care providers in the hospital environment are held to a high standard care in providing services to their patients, from initial diagnosis and treatment to discharging you. They can be held accountable for mistakes at any point along the patient’s journey, including their release… Read More »

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Whitney Untiedt Appointed to Board of Trustees for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy (NITA)

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

Part 1: National Institute for Trial Advocacy Board of Trustees Elects New Members The Board of Trustees of the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) introduced its new chair and elected three new members at the Board’s annual meeting, held at the organization’s headquarters in Boulder, Colorado, on April 25–26. Judge George C. Hanks,… Read More »

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Top Medical Complications Caused by Wrongful Discharge from a Florida Hospital

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

You trust your health care providers to make responsible decisions regarding your release from the hospital or Emergency Room, but medical professionals may commit error by allowing you to leave too early. When you experience complications due to wrongful discharge from the hospital, your health may suffer. According to the US Department of Health… Read More »

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Overview of Medical Malpractice Claims for Wrongful Hospital or Emergency Room Discharge

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

If a hospital or emergency room discharges a patient without making the appropriate diagnosis or taking certain actions, and that failure leads to a preventable injury or death, then the patient or their family may be able to bring a claim for medical malpractice. Wrongful discharge from the hospital or ER may not be… Read More »

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FAQs About Pediatric Stroke and Your Rights

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

A stroke is a medical condition many people associate with the elderly or individuals with disabilities, but it’s actually more common than you’d expect among infants. According to statistics reported by Johns Hopkins Medicine, pediatric stroke is in the top 10 causes of death for newborns and older children. Unfortunately, many of these fatalities… Read More »

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