Medical Malpractice Laws

  • Healthcare providers in Florida must provide a reasonable standard of care to their patients and can be held liable for medical malpractice if they fail to do so.
  • Patients can seek damages for medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering in medical malpractice lawsuits.
  • Patients have two years from the date of the injury or discovery of the injury to file a medical malpractice lawsuit in Florida