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Son alleges father's sores developed under care of Saint Anthony Hospital contributed to death

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 4:54pm

A son alleges pressure sores developed by his father while under the care of a Chicago medical facility contributed to the man's death.

Patient alleges Northwestern Memorial failed to provide proper care

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 1:42pm

A patient is suing Northwestern Memorial Hospital, alleging the defendant's negligence led to ulcer problems for the plaintiff.

Adventist Bolingbrook accused of negligence in new mom's death

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 1:16pm

The husband of a woman who died following repeated trips to the emergency room at Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital for headaches following the birth of her child is suing the facility and the physician who treated her, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent her death. 

SR&J Construction and JCF Real Estate blamed for worker's fall from walkway

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 1:09pm

An employee of a construction subcontractor is suing SR&J Construction Inc. and JCF Real Estate Inc., alleging negligence in connection with a fall from a walkway.

Chiropractors at Grandview Health Partners accused of negligence

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 1:02pm

A patient is suing two chiropractors, alleging their actions post-surgery resulted in permanent pain and suffering.

Patient blames nursing facility for ulcers

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 12:57pm

A patient is suing an Inverness nursing facility, alleging the defendant's negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff. 

Patient blames Rush Medical Center for botched kidney treatment

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 12:51pm

A woman is suing Rush University Medical Center radiologists, alleging medical malpractice led to her kidney problems. 

Glenlake Terrace Nursing and Rehabilitation Center accused of negligence in woman's care

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 12:47pm

A woman's family is suing Pinnacle Inc., which does business as Glenlake Terrace Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, and Glen Health and Home Management Inc., alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Mother says health providers botched baby delivery, injured child

Louie Torres Jan. 19, 2017, 12:45pm

A mother is suing Chicago doctors and a clinic, alleging they failed to properly deliver her baby, resulting in injuries to the child. 

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.