Letter of claim for negligently performed surgery
Letter of claim for negligently performed surgery

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Letter of Claim

(Insert headings etc.)

Our Client: [Insert Name]

Address: [Insert]

Date of Birth: [Insert]

Date of alleged negligent treatment: [Insert]

Dear [insert organisation name]

This letter is sent pursuant to the Pre-Action Protocol for the Resolution of Clinical Disputes. You should acknowledge receipt of this letter in writing and identify who will be dealing with this matter within 14 days. Failure to acknowledge receipt may result in the Claimant issuing proceedings without further reference to you. Further within four months of receipt of this letter you should provide a reasoned answer setting out whether the claim is admitted or denied and provide copies of any documents relied upon. If such a response is not received by the Claimant, the Claimant will commence proceedings without further reference to you.

Summary of facts

On [INSERT DATE] Mr/Miss/Mrs [INSERT NAME] presented at [INSERT HOSPITAL] with acute appendicitis. He/She underwent an Appendicectomy v

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