At the New Orleans, Louisiana, law office of Didriksen, Saucier & Woods, PLC, people tend to come to us when they have severe issues in their lives and that they cannot handle by themselves. If you have tried to handle your injury by yourself, and if is no longer manageable to do so, you could still have options available to maintain your way of life.
Dealing with an injury can be inconvenient, costly and time consuming no matter what the accident was that caused it. However, for people in Louisiana who have suffered a personal injury because of the carelessness or negligence of another person or party, the sting of being injured and having to pay money for the consequences can be even more frustrating and demoralizing.
In Louisiana and across the United States, electronic health records have taken over as a simplified method doctors use to document patient interactions, transmit prescriptions, share medical records with other professionals, order lab tests and communication the results with patients. While this advanced technology was designed to reduce medical errors involving healthcare records, it may have opened the door to new types of negligence and mistakes.