Ted Babbitt on CBS 12 News About the Accountable Care Organization

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CBS12 Investigates did a story highlighting a group of doctors in Palm Beach County that is getting tens of millions of dollars a year. In their article titled Critics question doctors making millions for ‘denying’ healthcare, they explain saying, “Critics call it an unintended consequence of the Affordable Care Act.” The program, called the Accountable Care Organization (also … Read More

Majority of Medical Malpractice Claims are Due to Diagnostic Errors

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In the last 25 years diagnostic errors – not surgical mistakes or medication overdoses – accounted for the largest number of medical malpractice claims in the U.S. A misdiagnosis can be scary and costly with patients receiving health care, surgery, and/or medications that are not medically necessary. How does a diagnostic error happen? There are … Read More

Florida Personal Injury Attorneys Answer: Can I Sue a Doctor?

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A patient may bring a medical malpractice lawsuit against a doctor, healthcare provider or a hospital if they can prove the parties failed to perform their duties competently and with a reasonable standard of care.  Medical mistakes can cause new or aggravated injuries that result in permanent damage, and sometimes in death. According to an … Read More

High Surgical Death Rate for Children at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida

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According to a recent article titled Secret deaths: CNN finds high surgical death rate for children at Florida hospital, at least eight babies have died at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida since December 2011 when their pediatric open heart surgery program began. Layla McCarthy’s parents Christine and Matt were warned in an elevator … Read More

Florida Personal Injury Lawyers Define Medical Malpractice

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According to Forbes, nationwide medical malpractice is the third leading cause of death in the U.S., right behind heart disease and cancer. As Palm Beach-based personal injury lawyers, we define medical malpractice as when a health care provider or a hospital fails to act with a reasonable standard of care, causing a new or aggravated … Read More

Florida Medical Malpractice Lawyer Joseph R. Johnson

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When personal injuries are the result of other people’s mistakes, it’s important to find legal representation that has the experience and credentials to take on even the most powerful opponents. Since 1991, Florida Medical Malpractice Lawyer, Joseph R. Johnson of Babbitt & Johnson P.A., is one of those lawyers litigating some of the most complex … Read More

Finding the Right Florida Car Accident Lawyer

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Finding a lawyer to represent you if you have been the victim of a Florida car accident is easy – the more difficult task is finding the right one. Our auto accident attorney Joe Johnson has been handling motor accident cases since 1983, initially as a defense attorney, then representing injured car accident victims. His … Read More