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Alden Estates of Evanston allegedly failed to prevent coffee from being spilled on patient

Louie Torres Oct. 14, 2017, 1:00am

A woman is suing Alden Estates of Evanston for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

The Grove of Evanston Living & Rehab Center, others allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling

Louie Torres Sep. 23, 2017, 4:15am

A woman is suing The Grove of Evanston Living & Rehab Center, Legacy Healthcare Financial Services LLC and Progressive Healthcare Consulting LLC for allegedly taking insufficient to prevent a relative's injuries.

The Villa at Windsor Park, others allegedly failed to prevent patient from developing pressure ulcers

Louie Torres Sep. 21, 2017, 2:00am

An estate representative is suing The Villa at Windsor Park, Villa Financial Services LLC and the University of Chicago Medical Center for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent a patient from developing pressure ulcers.

Aperion Care Dolton allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling

Louie Torres Sep. 18, 2017, 1:00am

A woman is suing Aperion Care Dolton, Aperiod Care Inc., Aperion Consulting LLC and two nurses for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

MacNeal Hospital, doctor accused of mishandling treatment, leading to death

Louie Torres Sep. 6, 2017, 1:00am

An estate administrator is suing MacNeal Hospital and Dr. Ritu Patel for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Lexington Health Care Center of Orland Park Inc allegedly failed to prevent pressure sores

Louie Torres Aug. 30, 2017, 2:00am

A man is suing Lexington Health Care Center of Orland Park Inc. and Royal Management Corporation for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent his relative, a patient at the care center, from developing pressure sores.

Four Fountains Convalescent Center, others accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 27, 2017, 4:00am

An estate administrator is suing Four Fountains Convalescent Center, Bridgemark Healthcare LLC, NW Rehab LLC and a nurse for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Paramount of Oak Park Rehabilitation & Nursing Center allegedly failed to prevent development of pressure sores

Louie Torres Aug. 27, 2017, 3:00am

A man is suing Paramount of Oak Park Rehabilitation & Nursing Center for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent him from developing pressure sores.

Alden Estates of Barrington Inc. accused of letting man's tracheostomy tube become clogged

Louie Torres Aug. 26, 2017, 3:00am

A man's family is suing Alden Estates of Barrington Inc. and Alden Management Services Inc. for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Clark Manor Convalescent Center, others allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling

Louie Torres Aug. 21, 2017, 4:00am

A man's family is suing Clark Manor Convalescent Center, J.S. Affiliates Ltd. and JLR Financial Services Corp. f/k/a JLR Management Corp. for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

The Parc at Joliet LLC,, others accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 19, 2017, 3:00am

An estate administrator is suing The Parc at Joliet LLC, Extended Care Clinical LLC and a nurse for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

MacNeal Hospital, others accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 15, 2017, 2:00am

An estate administrator is suing MacNeal Hospital, Lexington Health Care Center of LaGrange Inc. and Royal Management Corp. for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

ManorCare Health Services-Homewood accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 15, 2017, 1:00am

A patient's family is suing Manor Care of Homewood IL LLC and other associated corporate entities for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.

Heritage Woods Manteno, BMA Management Ltd. allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling

Louie Torres Aug. 1, 2017, 1:50am

A deceased patient's family is suing Heritage Woods Manteno and BMA Management Ltd. for allegedly keeping the patient from falling and breaking a bone, leading to the deterioration of her health.

Jury: Bartlett nursing home staff failed to give woman anti-stroke drug, owes $4.1M for death

Cook County Record Jul. 19, 2017, 2:41pm

A Cook County jury has ordered a Bartlett nursing home to pay more than $4.1 million to the family of an 89-year-old woman who died four years after she suffered a stroke while in the home’s care, allegedly because staff at the nursing home did not give her a prescription blood thinner.

Symphony West allegedly failed to prevent woman's fall, femur fracture

Louie Torres Jun. 29, 2017, 2:09pm

A relative of a deceased woman is suing Symphony of Chicago West; Nucare Financial Services Corp.; and Maestro Consulting Services LLC, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Alden-Wentworth failed to monitor patient for bedsores, suit alleges

Louie Torres Jun. 28, 2017, 3:59pm

A patient is suing Alden-Wentworth Rehabilitation and Health Care Center Inc. and Alden Management Services Inc., charging the nursing facility was negligent for failing to prevent a skin ailment.

Suit alleges Cedar Pointe failed to monitor patient who fell, was injured

Louie Torres Jun. 28, 2017, 3:54pm

The relative of a patient is suing Cedar Pointe Rehab & Nursing Center, alleging negligence.

Glenview Terrace allegedly failed to prevent former resident's bedsores

Louie Torres Jun. 15, 2017, 9:04am

A widower is suing Glenview Terrace Nursing Center, ITEX/AK Care Company, and JLR Financial Services Corp., alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent a former patient's skin condition

Woman claims Presence Mercy failed to prevent her bedsores after heart surgery

Louie Torres Jun. 12, 2017, 4:38pm

A patient is suing Presence Mercy Medical Center, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.