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AMARILLO MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAWYER OFFERS FREE CONSULTATIONS: 806-374-4024

Posted on May 8, 2017 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney, Jesse Quackenbush of Quackenbush Law Firm has already obtained a 2017 seven-figure settlement on behalf of a family whose loved one was killed by a medication error at a Texas hospital. According to Quackenbush, a hospital nurse negligently administered heparin and Eliquis simultaneously, causing a brain bleed and death. The hospital … Continue reading AMARILLO MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAWYER OFFERS FREE CONSULTATIONS: 806-374-4024

Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Conslutations: Dozens of patients suffer vision loss after cataract surgery at Texas surgery center.

Posted on April 29, 2017 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

The Dallas Morning News reports “dozens of patients have suffered vision loss” after undergoing cataract surgery at Key-Whitman Surgery Center this year, according to Dr. Jeffrey Whitman, the president and chief surgeon of Key-Whitman Eye Center. Whitman “said the injuries have been traced to a steroid antibiotic injection from Guardian Pharmacy Services, a Dallas compounding … Continue reading Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Conslutations: Dozens of patients suffer vision loss after cataract surgery at Texas surgery center.

Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Consultations: Family sues UPMC Shadyside Hospital alleging negligence in mold infection.

Posted on April 21, 2017 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports UPMC Shadyside hospital is being sued by the family of Katherine Landman, a New Castle woman who died after contracting a mold infection while receiving care at the facility. The lawsuit also involves “Paris Cleaners, the company that washes UPMC’s linens,” which is also being sued “for wrongful death and negligence.” … Continue reading Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Consultations: Family sues UPMC Shadyside Hospital alleging negligence in mold infection.

Amarillo’s Top Product Liability Attorney Offers Free Consultations: FDA has identified 359 women with rare cancer linked to breast implants

Posted on April 20, 2017 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

On its website, TODAY (4/19, Pawlowski, 1.85M) reports the Food and Drug Administration has identified 359 women with “breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL), a type of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma,” since a link was discovered between breast implants and the rare form of cancer in 2011. The article reports that nine of the women identified … Continue reading Amarillo’s Top Product Liability Attorney Offers Free Consultations: FDA has identified 359 women with rare cancer linked to breast implants

Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Consultations: New VA Website Shows Area Clinic Wait Times for Patients

Posted on April 14, 2017 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

KFDA – NewsChannel 10 / Amarillo News, Weather, Sports The Department of Veterans Affairs has launched a website to show VA clinic wait times. The new website was introduced this week, where both new and existing patients in the United States can view clinic wait times and ratings comparing clinics to other existing health care … Continue reading Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Consultations: New VA Website Shows Area Clinic Wait Times for Patients

Amarillo Product Liability Attorney offers Free Consultations: Johnson & Johnson had “year for the record books” with product liability claims in 2016.

Posted on April 1, 2017 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

Bloomberg News (3/28, Fisk, Feeley, 2.41M) reports that Johnson & Johnson “had a year for the record books – it lost six of 2016’s seven largest jury verdicts in the US over product defect claims,” with 2017 possibly holding more of the same. According to Bloomberg, J&J “is facing at least 17 trials in state … Continue reading Amarillo Product Liability Attorney offers Free Consultations: Johnson & Johnson had “year for the record books” with product liability claims in 2016.

Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Consultations: Half of Medication Errors Involve CPOE, Data Shows

Posted on March 30, 2017 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

Computerized prescriber order entry systems and pharmacy systems are the most commonly reported factors contributing to medication errors in Pennsylvania healthcare facilities, data shows. Although health IT tools can help prevent patient safety problems, they can also lead to significant patient safety errors if they’re not used correctly, finds research from the Pennsylvania Patient Safety … Continue reading Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Consultations: Half of Medication Errors Involve CPOE, Data Shows

Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney offers Free Consultations: Reducing Unnecessary C-Section Births

Posted on March 24, 2017 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

Hospital in Monroe, New York.  Photo provided by New York Times. You are about to give birth. Pregnancy has gone smoothly. The birth seems as if it will, too. It’s one baby, in the right position, full term, and you’ve never had a cesarean section — in other words, you’re at low risk for complications. … Continue reading Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney offers Free Consultations: Reducing Unnecessary C-Section Births

Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Consultations: New Mexico Court Issues Ruling in Kimberly Montano’s Texas Medical Malpractice Case

Posted on March 15, 2017 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – Texas doctors who treat New Mexico patients can breathe easier now that the New Mexico Supreme Court has overturned a ruling in a medical malpractice case that took aim at more restrictive laws in the Lone Star State. The court issued its opinion in the case of Kimberly Montano on Monday, … Continue reading Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Consultations: New Mexico Court Issues Ruling in Kimberly Montano’s Texas Medical Malpractice Case

Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Consultations: Thmeka Curry Says Son Mykel Died from Dentists Anesthesia

Posted on March 15, 2017 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

KFDA – NewsChannel 10 / Amarillo News, Weather, Sports A mother says she’s in shock that her 4-year-old died shortly after undergoing a routine dental procedure. Thmeka Curry took her son Mykel to the dentist’s office last Friday, a place where he’d had procedures under anesthesia before. The little boy went in to get some … Continue reading Amarillo Medical Malpractice Attorney Offers Free Consultations: Thmeka Curry Says Son Mykel Died from Dentists Anesthesia