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Presence Health, others accused of failure to provide proper diagnosis

Louie Torres Dec. 23, 2016, 9:49am

A married couple's lawsuit against several medical providers alleges they failed to properly diagnose a man's health condition.

Elgin pastor, church accused of sexual harassment, defamation

Louie Torres Dec. 22, 2016, 2:06pm

A woman is suing United Pentecostal Church International, of Elgin, and its pastor Manfred Malagon, individually and as agent of the church, alleging defamation and sexual harassment.

Wrongful death suit accuses Forest Edge Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, others of negligence in care

Louie Torres Dec. 22, 2016, 2:03pm

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Forest Edge Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center LLC and Bria Health Services of Forest Edge, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Wrongful death suit: Des Plaines Park District failed to give timely help to woman after collapse

Louie Torres Dec. 22, 2016, 2:00pm

A mother has filed a wrongful death claim against the Des Plaines Park District, alleging they did not help her daughter quickly enough when she collapsed amid a medical emergency while exercising at a park district gym.

Resident accuses Lexington Health Care Center of LaGrange of failing to take precautions

Louie Torres Dec. 22, 2016, 1:57pm

A resident is suing Lexington Health Care Center of LaGrange Inc., alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Doctor accuses Rush University Medical Center of breaching contract

Louie Torres Dec. 22, 2016, 1:56pm

A doctor is suing Rush University Medical Center, citing alleged breach of contract, defamation, fraud and tortious interference.

Brentwood Sub-Acute Healthcare Center, others face allegation of failing to properly supervise

Louie Torres Dec. 22, 2016, 1:54pm

An administrator of a deceased man's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Brentwood Sub-Acute Healthcare Center and other affiliated entities, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Advocate Dreyer, others accused of failing to diagnose cancer

Louie Torres Dec. 22, 2016, 1:53pm

A married couple's lawsuit has alleged a woman's doctors at Advocate Dreyer failed to properly diagnose and treat her cancer.

Woman says she was injured when doghouses fell on her in Conway home decor store

Louie Torres Dec. 22, 2016, 1:49pm

A woman is suing Southern Island Stores LLC and National Stores Inc., which do business as Conway, alleging she was hurt when doghouses fell on her from a store shelf.

Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, others accused of improper care, wrongful death during childbirth

Louie Torres Dec. 22, 2016, 1:46pm

An administrator of the estate of a woman who died after child birth has filed a wrongful death claim against her health care providers, alleging negligence in medical care.

Edward Hospital, others accused of negligence in alleged infection

Louie Torres Dec. 21, 2016, 11:55am

A patient is suing Edward Hospital; two doctors, identified in the complaint as David Piazza, M.D. and Peter Petratos, M.D.; and Edward Medical Group, alleging negligence in medical care.

Doctor, Presence Saint Francis Hospital accused of negligence in surgery

Louie Torres Dec. 21, 2016, 11:53am

A patient is suing Presence Saint Francis Hospital and Janice L. Johnson, M.D., alleging negligence in medical care.

St. Alexius Medical Center, doctors accused of surgical errors

Louie Torres Dec. 21, 2016, 11:52am

A patient is suing St. Alexius Medical Center and two doctors, Allen Saxon, M.D., and Michael Wilson, M.D., alleging negligence in medical care.

Loretto Hospital accused of negligence in wrongful death claim

Louie Torres Dec. 21, 2016, 11:50am

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

Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, others accused of incorrect diagnosis of mass in woman's neck

Louie Torres Dec. 21, 2016, 11:48am

A married couple's lawsuit accuses Zeenath Asma, M.D.; Associated Pathology Consultants-Elmhurst, S.C.; Elmhurst Memorial Hospital; Edward-Elmhurst Health; John D. Ortega, M.D.; and Elmhurst Clinic, LLC, of negligence in medical care.

Motorist accused of negligence in death of pedestrian

Louie Torres Dec. 21, 2016, 11:43am

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim against a motorist, alleging negligence in connection with a vehicle-pedestrian collision.

Midwest Neoped Associates, doctor accused of not properly treating newborn's anemia

Louie Torres Dec. 21, 2016, 11:42am

A mother is suing a doctor, identified as Marcia Dawson, M.D., and Optimus Hospitalists & Pediatric Subspecialists Ltd., which does business as Midwest Neoped Associates Ltd., alleging negligence in medical care for her young daughter.

Family's wrongful death suit: Skokie, Evanston hospitals, doctors, didn't properly diagnose stroke

Louie Torres Dec. 20, 2016, 2:24pm

A deceased man's family has sued Skokie and Evanston hospitals and a number of doctors for wrongful death, alleging the man was misdiagnosed.

Man alleges Ingalls Health System fired him because he is gay

Louie Torres Dec. 20, 2016, 2:19pm

A Cook County man alleges he was wrongfully terminated because of his sexual orientation.

Resident alleges Park Villa Nursing and Rehabilitation did not prevent fall

Louie Torres Dec. 20, 2016, 2:10pm

A resident at a Palos Heights long-term care facility alleges improper care caused her to fall and fracture her hip.