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Your Guide to Physician-Patient Privilege in Florida Personal Injury Lawsuits

This Shaked Law Firm article explains why Physician-patient privilege is a serious matter. HIPAA specifies guidelines for maintaining patient privacy.

Physician-patient privilege is a serious matter. HIPAA specifies guidelines for maintaining patient privacy even posthumously. While a patient is living and receiving healthcare, statutes surrounding physician-patient privilege protect a patient’s medical records. This is per official HIPAA guidelines and any laws applicable in the state the patient resides. In the case of this article, we'll explore the state of Florida's specific guidelines relating to physician-patient privilege when the patient dies....

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Workplace Wrongful Death: What Do YOU Need to Know?

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Workplace wrongful deaths are some of the worst tragedies families face. Families say goodbye in the morning, counting on seeing their family member at night. When a family member sustains injuries and as a result, dies on the job, there is insurmountable trauma. Receiving the call of a family member's death is only the beginning of a very painful, traumatic process. Having the right legal representation in the form of a Florida Personal Injury lawyer guarantees the process is as painless as it can be. (Losing a family member in an accident results in severe mental anguish.) Shaked Law Firm explains...

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Florida Wrongful Death and Personal Injury Claims

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Florida wrongful death is the tragic outcome of the negligence or recklessness of another. For a family, the lost of their loved one causes extreme emotional anguish. Wrongful death results in pain and suffering for the victim prior to death. When a person is successful, financially stable, and healthy, only to pass away suddenly due to another's actions, it causes a great deal of shock, as well as financial upheaval. This article answers the following questions regarding wrongful death Personal Injury claims How does wrongful death occur?Florida wrongful death causes financial problemsWhat's necessary for a claim to proceed?Is there a "standard of...

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What is Wrongful Death Litigation in Florida?

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Wrongful death due to the recklessness or negligence of another is a tragedy. Losing a family member who sustains severe injuries results in mental anguish for surviving family. When a person is in good health, only to lose their life at the hand of another, resulting financial loss and grief can overcome the family. What questions does this article answer pertaining to wrongful death? When does wrongful death occur?How does wrongful death affect surviving family?What's necessary for a FL wrongful death claim to proceed?What is the "standard of proof" in Florida wrongful death cases?How do injuries affect the recovery pecuniary damages?How does...

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