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Preventing MRSA with soap and water

Checking into a Kentucky hospital, most people are probably aware that hospital-acquired infections are a risk. According to WebMD, staph bacteria may be carried by people who do not currently have an infection, and can be transmitted through contact. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, in particular, is easily spread.

Surgical sponges should never be left behind

When you are going in for a surgery at a Kentucky hospital, you may primarily be focused on whether or not the procedure will be successful. However, there are frequent cases where the surgeon completes the operation as planned, but someone else on the team makes a critical error. We at the law firm of Debra L. Broz, Attorneys at Law, PLC, understand that the statistics regarding retained surgical sponges indicate this mistake could put your health at risk.

Hospital falls can spark medical malpractice claims

When you are admitted into the hospital, chances are you have a lot on your mind already. You can be scared about your prognosis, worried about the expenses of your care and concerned about your loved ones and how they are handling the situation.

Unlicensed doctor in 'toxic tush' case sentenced to prison

Medical malpractice claims are often highly technical and complex. They can require an exceptionally detailed review of medical procedures and decisions, not to mention a thorough understanding of malpractice laws in the state of Kentucky. With this knowledge and exhaustive investigation, it can be possible to identify instances of negligence and/or carelessness.

3 reasons to wait before accepting hospital settlement offer

After a doctor's visit, the expectation is that you will be leaving with medication, answers and/or an effective care plan. Unfortunately, this doesn't always happen and some people leave the doctor feeling much worse.

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