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Estate blames rehabilitation center for resident's death

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 12:39pm

An administrator of a man's estate is suing a Des Plaines rehabilitation center, alleging negligence led to the man's death.

Man claims he was assaulted by guard at Chicago Taco Bell

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 12:36pm

A man is suing Taco Bell of America LLC, Sundance Inc., Yum! Brands Inc., security guard Michael Brown and Hunt & Hunt Ltd., which does business as Security Enforcement Services, alleging assault, battery, insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries, liability and negligence.

Advocate Condell Medical Center, doctors, accused of not properly treating stroke during childbirth

Louie Torres Jan. 10, 2017, 3:21pm

Two people are suing several medical care providers, alleging negligence in connection with a stroke that occurred during hospitalization for childbirth.

Woman blames doctor for allegedly falling short in cancer treatment procedure

Louie Torres Jan. 10, 2017, 3:15pm

A patient is suing Franciscan Physician Network and doctor Manish Dhamija, M.D., alleging they did not properly treat her cancer.

Woman says guard, hired by Page Security, pushed her out of door, broke her wrist

Louie Torres Jan. 10, 2017, 3:12pm

A woman is suing Page Security Inc. and an unidentified employee of the security company, alleging battery, negligence and negligent hiring and supervision.

Wrongful death action accuses Glenview Terrace Nursing Center of not preventing injurious fall

Louie Torres Jan. 10, 2017, 3:09pm

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Glenview Terrace Nursing Center and certain nurses employed there, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Doctors accused of misdiagnosing disorder that turned out to be cancer

Louie Torres Jan. 10, 2017, 3:05pm

A married couple's lawsuit against doctors Milena Jguenti, M.D., and Jose Velasco, M.D., and Northshore University Healthsystem Medical Group, alleges a woman's breast cancer was misdiagnosed.

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center blamed for woman's injuries from powered door

Louie Torres Jan. 10, 2017, 3:00pm

A woman is suing Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, alleging negligence, liability and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries, after she was allegedly struck by a power-assisted door at the hospital.

Woman blames Premier Pain Specialists, others for post-op fall injuries

Louie Torres Jan. 6, 2017, 12:57pm

A patient is suing Premier Pain Specialists LLC, Premier Pain & Spine LLC and Omar Said, M.D., alleging medical negligence.

Advocate South Suburban Hospital, nursing home accused of negligence in death claim

Louie Torres Jan. 6, 2017, 12:51pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased woman's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Advocate Health and Hospitals Corporation d/b/a Advocate South Suburban Hospital, and Palos Hills Healthcare LLC d/b/a Bria Health Services of Palos Hills, alleging negligence in hospital and nursing home care.

Mount Sinai Community Foundation, others blamed for alleged misdiagnoses of tumor that left patient blind

Louie Torres Jan. 6, 2017, 12:50pm

A patient is suing several medical care providers, alleging she was left legally blind because of failures to reach a correct diagnosis.

Man blames Centegra Health Systems, others for alleged late diagnosis of cancer

Louie Torres Jan. 6, 2017, 12:46pm

A patient is suing Centegra Health Systems, North Shore Oncology-Hematology Associates Ltd. and Jerry Liu, M.D., alleging negligence in medical care.

Jackson Square Skilled Nursing & Living Center accused of negligence in resident's care

Louie Torres Jan. 6, 2017, 12:44pm

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Jackson Square Skilled Nursing & Living Center, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Doctor, clinic, pharmacy face claim tied to alleged drug reaction

Louie Torres Jan. 6, 2017, 12:43pm

A patient and her husband are suing Community Health NFP, Rachel Klamo, D.O., and Wal-Mart Stores Inc., alleging negligence, loss of consortium and violation of the Illinois Pharmacy Practice Act.

Family alleges Norridge Gardens is responsible for woman's death

Louie Torres Jan. 6, 2017, 12:41pm

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Norridge Gardens, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Lexington Health Care Center of La Grange accused of negligence in connection with fall

Louie Torres Jan. 6, 2017, 12:39pm

A former resident of Lexington Health Care Center of La Grange is suing the care facility, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Man says missed diagnosis at Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital preceded wife's death

Louie Torres Jan. 6, 2017, 12:36pm

A deceased woman's husband has filed a wrongful death claim against Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Illinois Emergency Medicine Specialists LLC., and Richard C. Ruff, D.O., alleging negligence in medical care.

Holy Cross Hospital, others accused of negligence in wrongful death claim

Louie Torres Jan. 5, 2017, 10:00am

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Holy Cross Hospital; a doctor, identified as Haleyur Arun, M.D.; and medical practice Pulmonary Consultants, S.C., alleging negligence in medical care.

Alden Estates of Shorewood accused of failure to provide proper care

Louie Torres Jan. 5, 2017, 9:56am

A resident is suing Alden Estates of Shorewood Inc. and The Alden Group Ltd., alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Woman blames Joe's Bar, individuals for alleged attack injuries

Louie Torres Jan. 5, 2017, 9:55am

A woman is suing Where's the Duke? Inc., which does business as Joe's Bar; an alleged assailant, identified as Arturo Ramirez; and two individual concert promoters, identified as Octavio Segura and Jose Cortez, alleging various counts including violation of the Dram Shop Act, negligent security and negligence, after she was allegedly injured during a bar fight.