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Is a doctor negligent if took on a case if not specialist in

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is a doctor negligent if took on a case if not specialist in field and did not tell patient
JA: Can you tell me what state this is in? And do you have copies of the medical records?
Customer: queensland, i can accss the records at doctors and hospital
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: no we have only found out over the last week and we are devastated as this has gone on for 3 years
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: it is difficult as it is complicated and really need to speak to someone - it is impossible to explain situation by this way
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Daniel replied 11 months ago.

hello
Well in short, yes, a doctor would be liable for damages for not fulfilling their position / obligation and acted negligently.

They would be covered by indemnity insurance in any event and would be liable to be sued for medical malpractice.

I wish to help you in this situation.

Expert:  Daniel replied 11 months ago.

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Expert:  Daniel replied 11 months ago.

Hello
I note I have not received a response?
I wish to help you in this situation.

Expert:  Daniel replied 11 months ago.

Hello
I note I have not received a response?
I wish to help you in this situation.

Expert:  Daniel replied 11 months ago.

Hello
I note I have not received a response?
I wish to help you in this situation.