Can You Sue a Dialysis Center? YES, And We Can Help

Medical Malpractice

Unfortunately, nearly all cases of chronic kidney disease will graduate into the patient needing dialysis on account of the patient living with very limited kidney function, or complete kidney failure. Dialysis serves the purpose that was served by the kidneys, and it involves hooking up the patient to machines in order to remove waste products such as urea from the blood. Dialysis centers may be found at most hospitals, and one may need to go twice or thrice a week to the dialysis center for up to 90 minutes a time in order to undergo the procedure. For those living with kidney failure, dialysis is non-negotiable, and it must be done in a sterile environment to prevent the development of infections which may turn deadly. To this end, medical professionals administering dialysis must make sure that the environment is conducive and safe for the patient so they are not in harm’s way. Should these healthcare professionals act in a negligent manner, leading to the patient suffering complications, said patient has every right to file a dialysis lawsuit in order to recover money damages, and we’re here to help with that.

Are you looking for an experienced dialysis complications malpractice attorney? Please call our experienced medical malpractice lawyers NOW at (773) 825-3605 to learn more about your legal options for justice and compensation. Our dialysis injury attorneys have over 90 YEARS of combined legal experience that we would love to put to work on your case. What sets us apart from other law firms is our commitment to making sure that the client is always kept up-to-date with regard to the progress of their case. In addition, clients speak directly with the attorney, and not the paralegal, and there are NO UPFRONT COSTS when we take on your dialysis injury lawsuit given the fact that we work on contingency fee basis, which simply means that we only get paid at the very end of the claim, and only when we’ve recovered compensation on your behalf. Wherever you are in the country, we can help: call us NOW at (773) 825-3605 to learn more about your legal rights for justice and compensation.

Here are some of the instances of dialysis malpractice:

  1. Failure to properly and thoroughly sanitize and sterilize the dialysis machines by staff
  2. Failure to monitor patient’s vitals such as blood pressure during the dialysis
  3. Machine malfunction due to poor maintenance or a defective machine
  4. The loss of an excessive amount of blood during the procedure
  5. Mistakes in the administration of dialysate
  6. Needle errors
  7. Failure to follow hospital or center protocol during the dialysis procedure
  8. Failure to assist and monitor a patient, leading to them falling and getting injured

Experienced Dialysis Malpractice Attorneys – Call Us NOW!

Any medical malpractice claim is contingent in the existent and breach of something called standard of care: that is to say, did the medical professional or center administering the dialysis act in a manner that is not similar or congruent with regard to how another center or medical professional would have acted had they been dealt the same circumstances? If the standard of care of was breached, you have a valid claim. In order to find out if you have a dialysis malpractice claim and what your claim is worth, please give us a call NOW at (773) 825-3605 to learn more about your legal rights. Thanks, and we look forward to helping you.