Malpractice In University Of Iowa Hospitals And Clinics

Most physicians, nurses and other medical professionals in Iowa truly care about their patients and diligently strive to uphold a high standard of care. In some cases, however, a practitioner fails to adhere to an acceptable standard of care and his or her negligence leads to serious injuries or wrongful death.

The Des Moines, Iowa, medical malpractice lawyers of Hixson & Brown, P.C., fight for justice and fair compensation for those who have been injured or lost a loved one due to a doctor's negligence. We handle all types of medical malpractice claims against the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Such claims may include:

  • Surgical errors
  • Birth injuries
  • Emergency room errors
  • Failure to diagnose
  • Medication errors
  • Poor postoperative care
  • Other types of negligence

Pursuing Claims Against State Hospitals Requires Professional Legal Help

Because the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics are state-run facilities, any medical malpractice claim must be filed under the Iowa State Tort Claims Act. If the claim is not settled within the administrative process, a lawsuit may be filed. In developing medical malpractice cases, our attorneys work with highly respected physicians, surgeons and other medical experts.

Free Consultation With Our University Of Iowa Hospitals And Clinics Malpractice Attorneys

To request a free case evaluation and learn whether you may have a valid Iowa medical malpractice case against the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, call the West Des Moines office of Hixson & Brown, P.C., at 515-650-4531 or toll free at 800-229-9854. You can also reach our lawyers via our online contact form.