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Norwood Crossing accused of negligence after former patient suffered fall

Louie Torres Jan. 20, 2017, 2:50pm

A deceased woman's family claims a nursing facility failed to provide proper and adequate care to the woman while she was being treated in its facility.

Patient alleges ERIEM Surgical Inc.'s device caused thermal damage during surgery

Louie Torres Jan. 20, 2017, 2:48pm

A Chicago woman alleges she was injured by a medical device during a surgery.

Rush University Medical Center accused of wrongful death related to pressure sore

Louie Torres Jan. 20, 2017, 2:46pm

A Chicago hospital is being accused of wrongful death over claims a pressure ulcer contributed to a patient's death.

Advocate Medical Group accused of negligence in connection with patient's fall

Louie Torres Jan. 20, 2017, 2:43pm

A woman is suing Advocate Medical Group, alleging negligence, liability and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Alden-Town Manor Rehabilitation and Health Care Center accused of not preventing pressure sores

Louie Torres Jan. 20, 2017, 2:41pm

A deceased man's family claims a Cicero long-term care facility failed to appropriately prevent or treat the man's pressure sores.

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital accused of failing to follow up with patient, missing injuries

Louie Torres Jan. 20, 2017, 2:39pm

A patient is suing Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and Advocate Medical Group, alleging negligence in hospital care.

Lawsuit: Team Health, Alexian Bros. failed to properly diagnose acetaminophen poisoning, causing death

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 5:07pm

An administrator for a woman's estate is suing her health care providers, alleging their delay in treating her acetaminophen poisoning resulted in irreparable harm to her liver, which ultimately led to her death.

Alden Lakeland Rehabilitation and Health Care Center accused of negligence in care

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 5:03pm

A deceased woman's famly has filed a wrongful death claim against Alden Lakeland Rehabilitation and Health Care Center Inc. and a nurse, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Northwestern Medical Group accused of failing to properly diagnose a torn rotator cuff

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 5:00pm

A patient is suing Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation, which does business as Northwestern Medical Group, alleging medical malpractice.

Tower Hill Healthcare Center, others accused of negligence in connection with death

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 4:58pm

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Tower Hill Healthcare Center LLC, SW Financial Services Company and a nurse, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Doctor, Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital accused of causing patient's injuries

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 4:57pm

A patient is suing Vijaykumar S. Nair, M.D., Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital and Advocate Medical Group, alleging medical negligence.

Son alleges father's sores developed under care of Saint Anthony Hospital contributed to death

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 4:54pm

A son alleges pressure sores developed by his father while under the care of a Chicago medical facility contributed to the man's death.

Patient alleges Northwestern Memorial failed to provide proper care

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 1:42pm

A patient is suing Northwestern Memorial Hospital, alleging the defendant's negligence led to ulcer problems for the plaintiff.

Adventist Bolingbrook accused of negligence in new mom's death

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 1:16pm

The husband of a woman who died following repeated trips to the emergency room at Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital for headaches following the birth of her child is suing the facility and the physician who treated her, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent her death. 

SR&J Construction and JCF Real Estate blamed for worker's fall from walkway

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 1:09pm

An employee of a construction subcontractor is suing SR&J Construction Inc. and JCF Real Estate Inc., alleging negligence in connection with a fall from a walkway.

Chiropractors at Grandview Health Partners accused of negligence

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 1:02pm

A patient is suing two chiropractors, alleging their actions post-surgery resulted in permanent pain and suffering.

Patient blames nursing facility for ulcers

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 12:57pm

A patient is suing an Inverness nursing facility, alleging the defendant's negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff. 

Patient blames Rush Medical Center for botched kidney treatment

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 12:51pm

A woman is suing Rush University Medical Center radiologists, alleging medical malpractice led to her kidney problems. 

Glenlake Terrace Nursing and Rehabilitation Center accused of negligence in woman's care

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 12:47pm

A woman's family is suing Pinnacle Inc., which does business as Glenlake Terrace Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, and Glen Health and Home Management Inc., alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Mother says health providers botched baby delivery, injured child

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 12:45pm

A mother is suing Chicago doctors and a clinic, alleging they failed to properly deliver her baby, resulting in injuries to the child.