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South Loop Living & Rehab Center, Warren Barr South Loop accused of shortfall in care

Louie Torres Dec. 2, 2016, 4:57pm

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim against South Loop Living & Rehab Center LLC and Warren Barr South Loop, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Swedish Covenant Hospital accused of failure to prevent fall

Louie Torres Dec. 2, 2016, 4:55pm

A patient is suing Swedish Covenant Hospital, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

St. Anthony Hospital, Central Nursing & Rehab Center accused of negligence in care

Louie Torres Dec. 2, 2016, 4:53pm

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Saint Anthony Hospital; Central Nursing and Rehabilitation Center; and two individuals, alleging negligence in health care.

Central Plaza Residential Home, others blamed in woman's choking death

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 3:21pm

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim against B&D Hotel Corporation; Central Plaza Residential Home; Barton Healthcare L.L.C.; and Barton Management Inc., alleging negligence in a residential-care setting for a mentally ill woman.

Atrium Health Care Chicago accused of negligence in connection with death

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 3:19pm

An administrator of a deceased man's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Atrium Health Care Chicago, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Oak Park Medical Center, others sued over nerve severed during surgery

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 3:17pm

A patient is suing Oak Park Medical Center; a doctor, identified as Thomas Bilko, M.D.; and Associated Medical Centers of Illinois Ltd., alleging negligence in medical care.

Holy Cross Hospital accused of failing to prevent pressure ulcers

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 3:15pm

A woman is suing Holy Cross Hospital Inc., alleging negligence in medical care.

St. Alexius Medical Center, doctor blamed for alleged surgical error

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 3:12pm

A patient is suing St. Alexius Medical Center and a doctor, identified as Stoyan Kokocharov, alleging negligence in health care

Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers, others accused of failing to provide proper care

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 3:11pm

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in medical care.

Patient says doctor failed to properly treat an infection around a prosthetic knee

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 3:09pm

A patient is suing a doctor, identified as Richard A. Berger, M.D., and Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush LLC, alleging negligence in medical care.

Silverado Highland Park Memory Care Community accused of failing to prevent fall

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 3:06pm

A woman's representative is suing Silverado Highland Park Memory Care Community and two nurses, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Patient blames dentist for jaw fracture

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 3:05pm

A patient is suing Kam Patel, D.D.S. and Lakeview Oral Maxillofacial Surgery & Med Spa, alleging negligence in dental care.

Woman claims injection of substance caused an inflamed reaction

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 3:59pm

A patient accuses health provider of negligence due to the injection of "hydrogel."

Man files suit against Chicago, Hertz claiming he tripped on traffic spikes, was injured

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 3:57pm

A man is suing Chicago Department of Aviation, The Hertz Corp., City of Chicago, and John Doe Corporation, John Doe, property owners, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries when he tripped over traffic spikes in the roadway.

Glenshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Center cited in lawsuit for insufficient care of patient

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 3:54pm

An administrator is suing Glenshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and related entities, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Guest claims Hampton Inn concealed a hole in the floor with carpet, leading to her injuries

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 3:53pm

A woman is suing TMI Hospitality, which does business as Hampton Inn, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries, liability and negligence.

Woman alleges defective insulin pump led to premature birth of her baby

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 3:48pm

A mother is suing Medtronic Minimed, Inc and related companies, as well as Edwards Health Care Services, Inc.; Mercy Hospital and Medical Center; Zeina Habib, M.D., and others, saying defects in insulin pump and infusion devices contributed to the premature birth of her son.

Beecher Manor Nursing & Rehab Center, others accused of negligence in care

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 1:13pm

A deceased woman's family is suing Beecher Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center; Central Street Management LLC; Beecher Properties LLC; Extended Care Consulting LLC; and Extended Care Clinical LLC, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Nursing facility accused of negligent conditions that led to a broken hip

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 10:58am

A family member is suing Victory Centre fo Vernon Hills, a nursing facility, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence to his relative.

Patient says doctor's prescribed acne treatment harmed his vision

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 10:47am

A man accuses dermatologist of using a product that led to scarring and diminished vision.