Did you know
440,000 people die a year from preventable medical error
Every day 1,205 people die from preventable medical errors
Every Hour 50 People Die From Preventable Medical Errors​
U.S. Surgeons Operate On The Wrong Body Part As Often As 40 Times A Week​
Medical errors is the NO. 3 cause of U.S. deaths, researchers say/NPR
10,000 serious complications cases result from medical errors a day
Medical mistakes kill enough people each week to fill FOUR jumbo jets/Marty Makary

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that, on behalf of the constituents of the Eighteenth Congressional District of Texas, I take great pride in welcoming and recognizing the work of the National Medical Malpractice Advocacy Association and wish great success with the Code Blue Conference as you work to engage all stakeholders in finding solutions and saving lives.”

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee

Advocating​

As an advocate for social justice, NMMAA empowers the community through education and activism. With active NMMAA patient advocates throughout the country, informed citizens organize and protest injustices, raise awareness, educate, inform, and build coalitions.

Educating

The NMMAA speaks on behalf of and work to secure and protect the rights of the elderly, special needs, and indigent populations, as well as those for whom English is a second language.

Consulting

Through the Four-Steps to Empowerment, which will also help clients navigate through the barriers of the healthcare system, knowledgeable Consultants of the NMMAA will listen and assess your situation, will help determine the best options, and will help you initiate action.

We must depend on you to help us advocate for those harmed by medical errors.