If you or someone you love has meningitis that was misdiagnosed at the Swedish Medical Center, Washington Law Center would like to review your records. You may be eligible for a significant financial compensation.

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There have been lifelong complications for patients at Swedish Medical Center for its failure to treat and diagnose meningitis in a timely manner. Swedish Medical Center is facing claims for nearly $10,000,000 for its mistreatment or misdiagnosis of meningitis. If you or someone you know is a victim of meningitis at Swedish Medical Center in the state of Washington, please contact Washington Law Center immediately.

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The attorneys at Washington Law Center have proven their abilities in obtaining compensation related to medical professionals failure to treat and diagnosis critical healthcare conditions in a timely manner. Meningitis, when properly diagnosed, can be treated and will result in a positive outcome. Often nurses and doctors are overworked and too busy to catch the clear signs of meningitis.

Symptoms of Meningitis – According to the Mayo Clinic (For those older than 2 years of age):

  • Sudden Fever
  • Severe Headache
  • Confusion or Difficulty Concentrating
  • Stiff Neck
  • Seizures
  • Sleepiness or Difficulty Waking Up
  • Light Sensitivity
  • Lack of Thirst or Appetite
  • Skin Rash

Symptoms in New Borns (ages 0-2):

  • High Fever
  • Excessive Sleepiness
  • Irritability
  • Sluggishness or Inactivity
  • Constant Crying
  • Bulge on Baby’s Head
  • Stiffness in Body or Neck
  • Difficult to Comfort

If you or a loved one have spent time at one of Washington’s Swedish Medical Center locations with similar symptoms as the ones listed above, it is in your best interest to contact the experienced attorneys at Washington Law Center today.

Swedish Medical Centers Meningitis Misdiagnosis Claims FAQs

  • Am I eligible to make a claim?

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    To date, there have been claims reaching nearly $10,000,000 against Swedish Medical Centers in Seattle, Washington for the failure to diagnose and treat meningitis in its patients. If you or a loved one has experienced the misdiagnosis or mistreatment of their meningitis, especially ones that lead to further medical complications, you may be due financial compensation.

  • Would I have to go to court?

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    You have the right to a jury trial but when there has been clear medical misdiagnoses or mistreatment facilities often prefer to settle claims short of any formal trial.  As the victim, you have the choice on whether to negotiate for an expedited settlement or have your story told to a jury with our experienced attorneys.

  • Should I get a free consultation?

    If you or someone you know has been a victim of a missed meningitis diagnosis, it is in your best interest to review your case with a lawyer. Reviewing your case with Washington Law Center does not obligate you to work with us and could provide further clarification regarding whether you have a case. For those two reasons alone, it may be worth your time to review you case details with one of our attorneys.
  • Who is currently handling these cases?

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    Washington Law Center’s attorneys have a track record of obtaining compensation for cases related to the failure of treatment and proper diagnosis of critical health care conditions in a timely manner. If you choose to work with Washington Law Center for your failure to diagnose meningitis claim against Swedish Medical Center, you will be working with Attorney and Partner, Ashton Dennis. He has years of experience fighting medical malpractice claims and getting significant results for his clients. To read about these successes in further details, visit his attorney profile.


It is important that we advise you that each case is different, and there is no guarantee of recovery, but we will vigorously pursue cases where there has been a failure to timely diagnose or treat meningitis.

It’s important for you to know that our attorneys will be compassionate in the handling of your case. Our team of Washington medical malpractice lawyers is prepared to provide a voice to you or a loved one. We understand that this can be a very difficult time for you and your family. We will discuss your options with next steps you can take at no charge to you. Washington Law Center also has a no-fee promise. If we do not win your case, you don’t pay any attorney fees.

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