What is medical negligence?
Medical negligence is a broad term used to describe errors, accidents or sub-standard care by medical staff or hospitals. Medical negligence cases include:
- NHS or private hospitals
- Healthcare treatment centres
- Other forms of medical centres such as walk-in-clinics or GP surgeries
Clinical negligence is another name for medical negligence and refers to the same errors, accidents or sub-standard care you may have received by a medical professional.