FREE CONSULTATION: (866) 764-6060 Tap Here To Call Us!

Death related to Electronic Prescription Error

It has been reported in a recent news article that a woman died due to an error with a electronic prescription.

The woman was suffering from a urinary tract infection and due to an error received the wrong antibiotic to treat the infection. Due to the error the woman’s condition worsened and she ultimately died.

Everyday we are bombarded with news stories touting electronic prescriptions as the savior in combating prescription errors. In my opinion these errors will only increase because all of the efforts that these corporations are implementing don’t address the underlying cause of these errors.

Our experience and research has shown that these errors are directly correlated to putting profit above patient health and safety and a general indifference to make changes that affect the latter.

Posted in Blog, electronic prescription error, electronic prescription error death, electronic prescription mistake Tagged with: , ,

Leave a Reply

Recent Wins

$400,000 Head Injury
$305,000 Workers Compensation
$150,000 Dog Bite
$135,000 Workers Compensation
$110,000 Slip and Fall
$106,000 Dog Bite
$100,000 Dog Bite
$70,000 Motorcycle Accident
$65,000 Car Accident

Call us Toll Free: 866.764.6060

Email Us
© 2020 Kane Law
Disclaimer

FREE CONSULTATION: (866) 764-6060 Tap Here To Call Us!