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Man alleges hospital left wound-packing material in hip, causing abscess

Louie Torres Apr. 18, 2017, 10:29pm

A patient is suing NorthShore University HealthSystem Skokie Hospital, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence for failing to remove materials from his wound.

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.

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.

Wrongful death claim targets doctors, Jackson Park Hospital and Medical Center

Louie Torres Sep. 12, 2016, 9:06pm

The family of a deceased woman has filed a wrongful death claim against several medical professionals and a hospital, alleging they didn't properly treat a pulmonary embolism.

Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital accused of not preventing development of sacral ulcers

Louie Torres Sep. 9, 2016, 5:00pm

A patient is suing Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital and Care Network and Ray Lee, M.D., alleging negligence in medical care in connection with the development of sacral ulcers.

Mount Sinai Hospital ordered to pay $8 million in woman's death

Deana Carpenter Jul. 14, 2016, 3:31pm

CHICAGO – Mount Sinai Medical Hospital of Chicago was found negligent in the death of 41-year-old Joya Pipkin in April, and now must pay $8 million to her son, Ronald Willis Jr.

Deceased man’s nursing home injuries blamed on The Grove’s alleged negligence

Robert Hadley Feb. 19, 2016, 9:57pm

CHICAGO – The administrator of the estate of a deceased nursing home patient is suing The Grove at the Lake for injuries the patient allegedly suffered while a resident.