We receive phone calls from people who believe that they are a victims of medical malpractice in Southeastern, Connecticut. The first thing we tell them is that in order to review a claim for potential medical malpractice we need to review the medical records.
So, the first order of business is to Get a Copy of the Medical Records. We can't even speculate about whether their is a viable case without the medical records.
It is also possible for our potential client to get the medical records on their own even before they contact a lawyer. Anyone has a right to get their own medical records. All they will have to do is to fill out and sign and appropriate written medical authorization asking for a copy of the records. There will probably be a per page fee from the medical provider, but that should not be too large.
If you are serious about having your potential medical malpractice case reviewed you should get a copy of your medical records if possible. That will certainly speed up the process.
If you or anyone you know believes that they are the victim of medical malpractice in Groton, Connecticut or another Southereastern Connecticut town, contact the medical malpractice lawyers at The Bartinik Law Firm, PC., 100 Fort Hill Road, Groton, CT. 860 445 8521 or toll free at 888 717 4211,