Navigating Medical Malpractice Cases in Oregon: An Interview with Cynthia F. Newton
Medical malpractice occurs when a hospital, doctor, or other healthcare provider (e.g. nurse, nurse practitioner, dentist, physician’s assistant, naturopath, nurse anesthetist) makes a mistake that… Read More
Injured Oregonians may claim “lost chance” of better medical outcome.
Smith v. Providence Health and Services, 361 Or 456 (2017) The Facts Joseph Smith went to the emergency room at Providence Hood River Hospital on… Read More
Oregon Legislature Passes New Patient Safety Law
On July 1, 2014, the Oregon Patient Safety Act went into effect. The law provides a method for patients, families and loved ones to report… Read More