Committed to Protecting the Rights of Our Clients
Back to Top
Nursing Errors A Firm Backed By 40 Years of Combined Experience

Nursing Error Attorneys in Woodstock

Seeking Justice for Injured Individuals For Over Two Decades

Some of the finest people in our community are nurses who have chosen a calling of service through medical care. Many of us have nurses in our family. Nurses are often the ones helping busy doctors remember to do important things. It’s hard for us to think of a situation where a nurse might make a mistake resulting in harm to us or a loved one. It does happen, but it is very rare. And when it does happen, the nurse and her employer, usually a hospital, must be held accountable.

While many people think of medical malpractice as referring only to doctors’ mistakes, this is not the case. In fact, other medical professionals and staff, including nurses, nurses assistants and even technicians can - and do - commit medical negligence.

At The Dickinson Law Firm, our Woodstock nursing error lawyers have been helping victims of medical negligence throughout Northern Georgia for decades.

Call our office at (770) 766-7739 to request a free and confidential consultation today.

Recognized Nursing Mistakes

Nurses, like doctors, are required to provide care at the same or higher level than all other nurses provide. This is called the nursing standard of care. When nurses fail to meet this standard of care, and when patients suffer harm as a result, there must be accountability.

Some examples of recognized nursing mistakes include:

  • Failure to collaborate with doctors and other medical professionals
  • Poor communication with patients/patients’ loved ones
  • Medication errors, including wrong dosage or wrong medication
  • Errors due to fatigue, often due to understaffing and/or excessive overtime hours
  • Failure to ask for or offer assistance to other medical staff
  • Failure to properly evaluate a patient as a fall risk
  • Failure to take precautions for a patient who is a fall risk
  • Failure to follow and assure doctors’ orders are completed
  • Failure to contact the supervising nurse when a patient is not receiving proper care

Sadly, many instances of nursing errors lead to catastrophic injury or even death. At The Dickinson Law Firm, we believe that negligent medical professionals, including nurses, should be held accountable. Our Woodstock nursing error attorneys are prepared to help you evaluate the strength of your case and fight for you.

To request a free, no-obligation consultation, call (770) 766-7739 or contact us online.

Commitment, Competence, Courtesy & Caring

  • All the staff were friendly, professional, sensitive and kind.

    “Excellent! Always feeling that my best interests were a priority. All the staff were friendly, professional, sensitive and kind. Knowing that Christ is in the foundation of this firm, I never had a ...”

    - L.S.
  • “My husband and I would like to express our thanks to you and your staff and how grateful and appreciative we are for all your kindness, hard work, time, and looking after our every need through this m ...”

    - D.H.
  • I would trust this firm and its staff in the most important decisions in my life.

    “I would trust this firm and its staff in the most important decisions in my life. Their kindness yet incredible wisdom and confidence in law brought me great comfort during this case. My first time ...”

    - P.W.
  • I always felt you had my best interest at heart.

    “My experience with your firm has been so pleasant. This whole situation was scary and had many steps and processes, but you always took time to explain the steps and answer all my questions. I always ...”

    - L.C.
  • Everyone was attentive to our feelings and needs.

    “Everyone was attentive to our feelings and needs. I would say the firm worked very hard for our family for a lot of years and we are very grateful.”

    - K.C.
/

Our Case Results

  • $5,500,000 Cauda Equina Syndome | Medical Malpracitce
  • $1,400,000 Wrongful Death
  • $1,100,000 Truck Accident | Personal Injury
  • $1,000,000 Failure to Diagnose | Medical Malpractice
  • $850,000 Bus Accident | Personal Injury
  • $600,000 Failure to Diagnose | Medical Malpractice
  • $500,000 Truck Accident & Work Injury | Personal Injury
  • $500,000 DUI Leaving the Scene of An Accident | Personal Injury
  • $340,000 Car Accident | Personal Injury
  • $325,000 Pedestrian Accident | Personal Injury
/

What Sets
The Dickinson Law Firm Apart?

  • Contingency-Based Fees

    There is never a fee unless we make a recovery on your case. From your initial consultation through to trial, you won't pay any legal fees. 

  • All Cases Prepped for Trial

    Getting what you what you deserve will not always end in settlement. We prepare each and every case for trial to ensure justice is served. 

  • Access to Our Entire Team

    When you work with The Dickinson Law Firm, you get the benefit of having an entire team behind you. Your case will be individually managed by at least two attorneys and a paralegal. 

We Look Forward to Serving You.

Call  (770) 766-7739 to get started.