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Resident accuses Brentwood Sub-Acute Healthcare Center of negligent care

Louie Torres Dec. 20, 2016, 2:08pm

A Burbank long-term care facility resident alleges negligent care caused her to develop pressure sores.

Patient alleges Imperial Grove Pavilion failed to provide adequate care

Louie Torres Dec. 20, 2016, 2:07pm

A resident at a Chicago skilled care facility alleges negligent treatment caused skin breakdowns.

Family blames Nile Nursing & Rehab Center for man's pressure ulcers

Louie Torres Dec. 16, 2016, 4:50pm

A man's relative is suing Niles Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Glenview Terrace Nursing Center, others accused of negligence in man's care

Louie Torres Dec. 16, 2016, 4:48pm

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

Cosmetic surgeon accused of negligence

Louie Torres Dec. 16, 2016, 4:47pm

A patient is suing Todd S. Hewell III, M.D. and Hewell's practice alleging negligence in medical care.

Man says Global Pain and Spine Clinic failed to obtain informed consent, cracked his rib

Louie Torres Dec. 16, 2016, 4:45pm

A patient is suing Global Pain and Spine Clinic and Peter Slavin, D.C., alleging the chiropractic practice did not properly obtain his consent before performing a procedure which cracked one of his ribs.

Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush blamed for woman's foot problems

Louie Torres Dec. 16, 2016, 4:35pm

A married couple's lawsuit against Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush LLC; David N. Garras, M.D.; and Morgan Holt, PA, alleges a woman suffered injuries to her foot following surgery.

MacNeal Hospital, physician accused of negligence in connection with death

Louie Torres Dec. 16, 2016, 4:32pm

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Olga Vinokur, M.D., and MacNeal Hospital, alleging negligence in medical care.

Man blames hypoxia, infection on Loyola University Medical Center

Louie Torres Dec. 16, 2016, 4:30pm

A patient is suing Loyola University Medical Center, alleging negligence in medical care.

Lakeview Rehab & Nursing, others accused of failing to prevent pressure ulcers

Louie Torres Dec. 15, 2016, 4:49pm

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claims against Lakeview Rehab & Nursing; Infinity Healthcare Management of Illinois LLC; and two nurses, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Sunrise of Wilmette Senior Living, others accused of not monitoring man properly

Louie Torres Dec. 15, 2016, 4:47pm

A representative of a disabled man is suing Sunrise of Wilmette Senior Living LLC, and related corporate entities, alleging negligence in assisted living care.

Woman blames pain syndrome on Foot & Ankle Associates treatment

Louie Torres Dec. 15, 2016, 4:46pm

A married couple's lawsuit against Emil Zager, D.P.M., and Foot & Ankle Associates Ltd., alleges negligence in podiatric care.

Presence Ballard Nursing Center, others accused of contributing to woman's death

Louie Torres Dec. 15, 2016, 4:44pm

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate has filed a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Family blames Lexington Health Care Center of Chicago Ridge for woman's death

Louie Torres Dec. 15, 2016, 4:43pm

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Lexington Health Care Center of Chicago Ridge Inc., and Royal Management Corporation, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Elmwood Care accused of not providing proper supervision to resident

Louie Torres Dec. 15, 2016, 4:40pm

A man is suing Generations at Elmwood Park Inc., which does business as Elmwood Care, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Providence Healthcare and Rehab, of Palos Heights, others accused over woman's fall, later death

Louie Torres Dec. 14, 2016, 3:02pm

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

University Neurosurgery patient alleges medical negligence during surgery, resulting in back injuries

Louie Torres Dec. 14, 2016, 2:58pm

A patient is suing Dr. John O'Toole and Rush University Medical Center, which does business as University Neurosurgery, alleging negligence in medical care.

The Underground Chicago faces accusations of negligence, battery

Louie Torres Dec. 14, 2016, 2:56pm

A woman is suing Nick & Howard L.L.C., which operates The Underground Chicago, alleging negligence and battery.

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, others accused of injuries from a hernia surgery

Louie Torres Dec. 14, 2016, 2:54pm

Two people are suing Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and other health care providers, alleging medical negligence.

Woman blames doctor for prescribing blood pressure meds that caused liver failure, requiring transplant

Louie Torres Dec. 12, 2016, 6:11pm

A Cook County woman alleges she was injured by a blood pressure medication that was prescribed to her, causing her liver to fail.