types of birth injuries

11 Most Common Types Of Birth Injuries

halperin&halperin Birth Injury, Medical Malpractice

The birth of your child is a milestone moment you will never forget. But while every parent hopes that their child’s birth will be smooth and free of complications, medical complications do sometimes occur. As it turns out, every year 7 out of every 1,000 newborn babies in the United States will suffer a birth injury. More than 30,000 birth …

nursing home negligence

Will Nursing Home Negligence Increase In New York Due To COVID-19?

halperin&halperin Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home Abuse

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, New York Executive Order 202.10 has granted nursing homes and other healthcare providers protection from civil and criminal liability, so long as they make some effort to respond to the Covid-19 outbreak. The Executive Order may seem like a good idea in protecting nursing homes during an unforeseen event like this; however, it will likely create …