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Man claims Mercy Hospital, two doctors misdiagnosed cancer as ulcer

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:50am

A man is suing Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Dr. Reuben T. Nichols and Dr. Adeeb Zaer, alleging they failed to accurately diagnose his cancer.

North Shore Place allegedly failed to prevent fail, heat-related issues for resident

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:48am

A relative is suing North Shore Place nursing facility, alleging negligence for a former resident's fall and heat-related issues.

Wesley Place CNA dropped resident and caused injuries, suit alleges

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:45am

A patient is suing Wesley Place Rehab, a nursing facility, claiming she was injured while being lifted from her wheelchair to her bed.

Technician at Condell Medical allegedly failed to properly insert needle, causing injury

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:43am

A couple is suing Condell Medical Center and an unknown technician, claiming the defendants were negligent while attempting to draw blood.

Suit claims woman developed bedsores, other health issues at Jackson Square

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:42am

A man is suing Jackson Square Skilled Nursing & Living Center, Nucare Services Corp., and Maestro Consulting Services LLC, alleging his relative developed health issues while a resident at the nursing facility, due to negligence.

Man alleges doctor at Northwestern Memorial perforated colon during exam

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:40am

A patient is suing Darren M. Brenner M.D., Northwestern Medical Group and Northwestern Memorial Hospital, alleging he was injured during a colonoscopy.

Consumer files class action alleging Zome sold gift cards with short shelf lives

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:37am

A man has filed a class action lawsuit against Zome Inc., which does business as E-Stores by Zome, a Washington corporation, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

Emergency Room Providers says hospital, competitor colluded to 'poach' hospitalists

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:35am

A medical personnel staffing firm is suing Advocate Trinity Hospital and United Elite Hospitalists LLC, citing alleged breach of contract for "poaching" their hospitalists.

Jackson Square facility allegedly negligent for lack of supervision

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:29am

A family member is suing Jackson Square Skilled Nursing and Living Center and Jackson Corp., alleging negligence for allowing the development of bedsores in a now-deceased resident.

Suit claims Pekin Memorial doctor caused injuries during epidural injection

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:27am

A couple is suing Arkadiusz Grochowski M.D.; UnityPoint Health-Pekin; and Pekin Hospital Pain Management LLC, alleging negligence for a botched epidural injection.

Fresenius Medical Care Chatham allegedly failed to recognize patient's infection

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:25am

A woman is suing Fresenius Medical Care Chatham on behalf of a late family member, alleging negligence.

Woman suffered multiple falls, injuries at The Claremont - Buffalo Grove, suit claims

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 10:24am

The relative of a former nursing home patient is suing Weinberg Community; The Claremont - Buffalo Grove; Nucare Services Corp.; and various staff, alleging negligence.

Woman sues Oak Park Arms on behalf of former resident who fell, broke hip

Louie Torres Jun. 6, 2017, 4:21pm

A relative is suing Oak Park Arms LLC, a nursing facility, alleging negligence and that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Woman claims Continental, RM and anesthetist were negligent before surgery

Louie Torres Jun. 6, 2017, 4:20pm

A patient is suing Keith R. Boyd M.D., Continental Anesthesia Ltd. and RM Anesthesia LLC, alleging negligence for an error made while administering anesthesia.

Daughter sues Heritage Woods nursing facility alleging late father developed pneumonia

Louie Torres Jun. 6, 2017, 4:18pm

A woman is suing Heritage Woods of Bolingbrook and Gardant Management Solutions Inc., a nursing facility, alleging the defendants were negligent in caring for her late father.

Advocate Health, doctor allegedly negligent in delivering child leading to injuries

Louie Torres Jun. 6, 2017, 4:17pm

A mother is suing Advocate Health and Dr. Anita Arora M.D., alleging she did not receive proper care during the birth of her child, leading to injuries to her daughter.

Suit claims Loyola University, Gottlieb Hospital negligent in failed heart procedure

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 12:27pm

A woman is suing Loyola University Health System, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, Clinical Cardiology Consultants S.C. and John Bajgrowicz M.D., alleging negligence for a failed heart procedure she claims led to her mother's death.

Woman claims direct contact from ARS, debt collector, despite representation by advocacy group

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 12:25pm

A New York woman is suing ARS National Services Inc., a debt collector, alleging they made calls to her in violation of debt collection statutes.

LVNV Funding allegedly directly contacted woman in violation of debt collection statutes, lawsuit says

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 12:23pm

A woman is suing LVNV Funding LLC, a debt collector, alleging misrepresentation in debt collection.

Illinois Tool Works allegedly violated FMLA rights of former in-house lawyer

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 12:22pm

An Oak Park man is suing Illinois Tool Works, alleging violations of the Family and Medical Leave Act.