Being a proactive patient can reduce the risks of injury. Medical malpractice lawyers at Pegalis and Erickson, LLC, have identified some tips to help you advocate for your health.
Paying attention to your surroundings, not being afraid to speak up, and participating in the decision-making process places you on track towards a positive care experience. Asking for specific health tests from your doctor also helps you stay on top of your health.
Receiving an inconclusive medical diagnosis can be frustrating, worrying, and dangerous. In such instances, being proactive, seeking a second opinion, keeping your primary care physician updated, and keeping yourself informed can help you receive a better diagnosis.