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By Spodek Law Group | October 24, 2020

Physicians assistants work long hours caring for the sick and injured in hospitals, outpatient clinics and surgical centers. Most physicians assistants carry heavy patient loads and get little sleep. For this reason, mistakes sometimes happen and medical malpractice claims are filed. If you are a Los Angeles physicians assistant and are facing potential disciplinary actions that may threaten your license, consider contacting a license defense lawyer for advice.

Types Of Claims
There are many different scenarios in which a malpractice claim may arise. The most common causes of complaints in the medical field include:

  • Prescription Drug Theft
  • Failure To Meet The Appropriate Standard Of Care
  • DUI Arrest
  • Negligence
  • Operating Equipment Improperly
  • Misdiagnosis
  • Medication Errors
  • Improper Documentation
  • Billing Errors

Most claims are made by the injured patients family members, but the hospital, outpatient clinic or surgical center you work for may also request an investigation if they are concerned.
How The Process Works
If you are the subject of an investigation by the licensing board in Los Angeles, you will receive a written letter. This letter states the type of allegations made and the date in which you must respond by. It is of utmost importance to respond by the designated date, as failure to do so may result in an escalation of the claim.
Once your response is received, it will be reviewed by the Board and either dismissed or moved to the investigation phase. This means an investigator will be assigned to the case and will ask you to provide him with an interview. He will also visit your place of employment and gather the evidence surrounding the allegations. Once the investigation is complete, your case will be reviewed and a decision will be made. You will receive written notification stating whether the Board will move to suspend or revoke your license.

Types Of Discipline
There are several types of disciplinary actions that may be taken if the Board rules against you such as:

What Not To Do
Facing potential disciplinary action from the Board is a very serious matter. After all, you could lose the right to practice not only in the state you currently work in, but any state in the U.S. Under the Affordable Care Act, a medical professional who has their license suspended or revoked cannot obtain a license to practice medicine anywhere in the United States. When facing a potential medical malpractice case, there are certain things you should avoid doing such as:

  • Never Ignore Any Written Communication From The Board
  • Don’t Give A Statement To Investigators
  • Don’t Copy Medical Records
  • Never Voluntarily Surrender Your License

How A Lawyer Can Help
Being investigated for medical malpractice is stressful and frustrating. It is especially difficult for those who have dedicated their lives to the care of people in need. Just the hint of impropriety can have a devastating affect on your livelihood. For this reason, it is important to speak with a license defense lawyer before it’s too late. Some things a lawyer can do for you during your case include:

  • Send Written Response To The Board
  • Gather The Facts In Your Case
  • Suggest Alternative Programs
  • Represent You In Any Hearings
  • Appeal The Decision Of The Board

If you are a Los Angeles physicans assistant and are at risk of disciplinary action, contact a license defense lawyer today for advice. During a consultation, your lawyer will examine your case and recommend the best course of action. Having someone who understands your position can greatly reduce the stress and anxiety that goes along with a medical malpractice case and the potential loss of your license.

We understand the complexities you face

Few people understand how stressful it when your future is at stake. Mistakes happen, and sometimes they can be trumped up, malicious, and fake, charges. Regardless of how real they are, it can cost you – your license. Possible reasons for penalties can include, but are not limited to:
-Negligence and medical malpractice
-Practicing while under influence of drugs
-Improper billing
-Unnecessary procedures
Both of our founding partners are former prosecutors and understand how cases involving professional license defense are prosecuted. There are few attorneys better suited to the task of helping you handling disciplinary proceedings, and helping you get the outcome you deserve from hearings and appeals.

If you are a Los Angeles physician assistant facing potential disciplinary action that may threaten your license, consider contacting a license defense lawyer for advice. Types of claims can include prescription drug theft, failure to meet the appropriate standard of care, DUI arrest, negligence, improper use of equipment, misdiagnosis, medication errors, improper documentation, and billing errors. If you are the subject of an investigation by the licensing board, respond by the designated date and consider seeking legal help in your case. Lawyers can help by sending written responses to the board, gathering facts in your case, suggesting alternative programs, representing you in hearings, and appealing the board’s decision.

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