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Canadian National/Illinois Central employee files suit over accident involving backhoe

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 27, 2018

A Kentucky man injured while operating a backhoe alleges his employer failed to adequately train him to operate it.

Widow files wrongful death suit against Advocate Christ Medical Center, doctors

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 27, 2018

A widow alleges the negligent care of two physicians and a hospital contributed to her husband's death.

Daughter alleges pressure sores developed at Symphony at 87th Street contributed to mother's death

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 27, 2018

The daughter of a former resident of a long-term nursing care facility in Chicago alleges pressure sores her mother developed at the facility contributed to her mother's death.

Estate executor alleges Swedish Covenant Hospital failed to respond to deterioration of vital signs

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 26, 2018

A patient's next-of-kin is seeking damages from a Chicago hospital after she suffered a brain injury while in its care.

Son files wrongful death suit against Assisi Health Care Center at Clare Oaks over dehydration claims

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 26, 2018

The son of a former resident of a Bartlett long-term care facility alleges his mother died of dehydration while under its care.

Bridgeway Senior Living sued over woman's choking death

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 21, 2018

A wrongful death suit has been filed against a Bensenville long-term care nursing facility after a resident's choking-related death.

Daughter of former Villa at Evergreen Park resident files wrongful death suit

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 21, 2018

The daughter of a former Evergreen Park long-term nursing care facility resident alleges the facility failed to protect her late mother from developing sores.

Patient files medical negligence suit against Barrington Surgeons, others

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 20, 2018

A Chicago man is seeking damages from physicians and medical entities over allegations he sustained organ damage because of their care.

Ambassador Nursing and Rehabilitation Center resident alleges she developed pressure ulcer

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 20, 2018

A resident of a long-term nursing care facility in Chicago is seeking damages after she developed a pressure ulcer.

Symphony of Crestwood alleged to have failed to protect late resident from neglect

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 20, 2018

An independent administrator alleges a Crestwood long-term care facility failed to follow a physician's instructions for dressing changes.

Rush-Copley Medical Center not liable for doctor's delayed treatment of woman's kidney stone, appeals court rules

By Karen Kidd | Nov 16, 2018

An Aurora hospital remains not liable in a doctor's decision to wait until the following day to remove a woman's kidney, prolonging her pain and causing serious injuries, a three-justice state appeals court panel has ruled.

Associates for Oral, Maxillofacial & Implant Surgery patient alleges injection caused nerve injury

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 16, 2018

A patient alleges two dentists caused nerve injury when they injected her gums with a numbing agent during a procedure.

Son alleges Cambridge Nursing & Rehab Center did not provide appropriate care to father

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 16, 2018

The son of a former resident of a Skokie nursing home alleges the facility failed to provide adequate care to his father.

Alden-Town Manor Rehab Center alleged to have failed to prevent resident from falling

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 15, 2018

A resident of a Cicero care facility alleges it failed to protect her from falls.

Widow alleges Aperion Care failed to protect late husband from falls that fractured bones

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 15, 2018

A widow alleges a Wilmington long-term care nursing facility failed to protect her late husband from falls.

Woman files negligence suit against Warren Barr South Loop

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 15, 2018

A Chicago long-term care facility is alleged to have failed to provide the necessary care and treatment to a former resident to prevent the development of sores.

La Grange Medical Center patient files negligence suit after suffering post-surgery stroke

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 14, 2018

A patient of La Grange Medical Center alleges he suffered a stroke after a surgery because he was improperly cleared for the procedure.

Resident of Parkshore Estates Nursing and Rehabilitation Center files suit after falling twice

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 14, 2018

A resident of a Chicago long-term nursing care facility alleges the facility failed to protect her from falls.

Warren Barr Gold Coast alleged to have failed to properly treat former resident's skin issues

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 14, 2018

A Chicago long-term care facility is alleged to have failed to prevent a former resident from developing skin issues before his death.

Resident alleges Lexington of Chicago Ridge failed to protect her from neglect

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 13, 2018

A resident of a long-term nursing care facility in Chicago Ridge alleges the facility failed to prevent dehydration and bowel obstruction.

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