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.
Read: Tips to 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.
Read: The health tests you should be asking your doctor about.
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.
Read: Steps to take if a diagnosis is inconclusive