After receiving a troubling medical diagnosis, there is sometimes confusion regarding the accuracy of the diagnosis as well as the recommended treatment options. Many people often want a second opinion to help decide what to do. Obtaining a second opinion could be costly, but in Florida you may not have to choose. Florida recognized the need for second opinions after obtaining certain medical determinations and acknowledged that the benefits of a second opinion far outweigh the costs. Soon after, Florida became one of the few states to enact legislation that outlines the instances in which an enrollee is entitled to...
At Bounds Law Group, many of our cases are due to misdiagnosis. Per this report, 1 in 10 contributes to patient death, but the numbers are much higher for patient suffering. Call us at 407.644.5151 or 877.644.5122 if you think you may be a victim of misdiagnosis. Learn More