Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center is located on East 149th Street in the downtown Bronx. As a Member Hospital of the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC), the hospital serves neighborhoods and communities across the area. Lincoln Medical is known for having one of the busiest emergency rooms in the New York City area. In 2010 alone, the hospital had more than 150,000 ER visits. In addition, the hospital's Level 1 Trauma Center is the third busiest trauma center in the entire United States. In the vast majority of these cases, patients received an appropriate level of treatment. Tragically, some patients do not receive the right treatment.
Medical malpractice leads to countless deaths and severe injuries every year. If you or a loved one has been injured by the negligence of a doctor or other medical professional, you need to have an experienced legal team on your side. The New York City lawyers of Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff & Wolff LLP have accomplished favorable results for people injured by medical malpractice.
Medical malpractice claims involve a high level of medical knowledge. Our Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center medical malpractice lawyers and attorneys work with experienced medical and economic experts to prepare each part of your case. Despite this, the legal issues in these cases are fairly straightforward. In order to win a medical malpractice case, you will have to show that the hospital, doctor or other professional failed to deliver an appropriate level of care. Our law firm will stop at nothing to prepare the strongest possible case on your behalf.
In medical malpractice claims against HHC hospitals, you must bring a Notice of Claim within 90 days of the incident. Contact our law firm to discuss whether you have a malpractice claim. Call us at 1-212-697-9280 or e-mail us to schedule your free, confidential appointment.
Our client, a 5-year-old patient, receives almost $8 million in compensation from an NYC hospital in a medical malpractice claim won by Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff & Wolf. Representing the injured child with his team of legal and medical experts, Daniel Minc said, "It was great day for the family."
The case involved negligent care on the part of the hospital pediatric intensive care unit for failing to observe bleeding from a simple biopsy wound which caused neurological damage.
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