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Man says doctor didn't order sufficient testing, improperly put him in chemotherapy

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 13, 2018

A patient of an Illinois physician is seeking damages from the doctor over allegations he failed to perform appropriate testing and instead put him in chemotherapy.

Northwestern Memorial, others alleged to have failed to diagnose man's spinal condition

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 13, 2018

A couple is seeking damages from several medical entities over allegations they failed to recognize the signs of a spinal condition.

Woman alleges Aperion Care International failed to prevent resident from developing pressure sores

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 13, 2018

A long-term nursing care facility in Chicago is alleged to have failed to prevent a former resident from developing pressure sores.

Former patient alleges she was sexually assaulted at Chicago Lakeshore Hospital

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 12, 2018

A former patient is suing Chicago Lakeshore Hospital over allegations she was sexually assaulted at the medical facility.

Palos Community Hospital, others alleged to have failed to properly treat woman's neurological condition

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 12, 2018

A wrongful death suit has been filed against several physicians and medical facilities over allegations they failed to properly treat a woman's neurological condition.

Community First Healthcare of Illinois alleged to have failed to prevent development of pressure sores

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 12, 2018

A Chicago facility is alleged to have failed to prevent a former patient from developing pressure sores.

Administrator files wrongful death suit against Meadowbrook Nursing & Rehab of Bolingbrook

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 9, 2018

A Bolingbrook nursing home is alleged to have failed to properly treat a former resident's pressure ulcers.

Widow alleges husband died after falls while at Presence St. Mary's Hospital

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 9, 2018

A widow alleges the nursing and technical staff at a hospital failed to prevent her husband from falling while in their care.

Huntley woman alleges she was not properly diagnosed by plastic surgeon

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 9, 2018

A Huntley woman alleges a plastic surgeon failed to properly diagnose her condition.

BG Medical in Barrington alleged to have distributed defective medical mesh

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 9, 2018

An Oklahoma resident is seeking damages from the Barrington distributor of a French company's medical device over allegations the device was defectively designed.

Man alleges Symphony of Morgan Park failed to prevent resident's 20 falls

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 9, 2018

A man is seeking damages from a Chicago care facility over allegations it failed to protect a resident from multiple falls.

Wrongful death suit: Advocate South Suburban staff didn't consult doctor about patient's medication refusal

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 8, 2018

A hospital is alleged to have failed to timely consult a physician when a patient refused ordered medication before his death.

Aperion Care Forest Park resident alleges ankle was fractured during transport from wheelchair

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 7, 2018

A resident of a Forest Park long-term nursing care facility alleges her ankle was fractured while she was being transferred from her wheelchair.

Alden Wentworth alleged to have failed to protect resident from falls, pressure sores

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 7, 2018

A woman alleges a skilled nursing facility failed to protect her relative from falling and developing pressure sores.

Warren Barr Gold Coast alleged to have failed to provide adequate care to former resident

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 7, 2018

An independent administrator alleges a Chicago long-term care facility failed to protect a relative from developing pressure sores and infection prior to his death.

Countryside Nursing and Rehab Center faces wrongful death suit from daughter of former resident

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 6, 2018

The daughter of a former resident of a Dolton long-term nursing care facility alleges it failed to provide properly supervised care.

Wrongful death suit filed against Lincolnshire Living & Rehab Center by former resident's sister

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 6, 2018

The sister of a former resident of a long-term nursing facility in Lincolnshire has filed a wrongful death suit against the facility.

Northwestern Medicine, nurses alleged to have failed to warn patient of risks of iron infusion procedure

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 2, 2018

A patient alleges she was injured by an iron infusion procedure and was not warned of the procedure's risks.

Guardian alleges two Chicago care facilities failed to prevent resident from suffering injuries

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 2, 2018

A temporary guardian of a disabled woman is seeking damages from two Chicago long-term care facilities over allegations they failed to meet the woman's care needs.

Patient sues Neurosurgical Professionals over alleged issues with spinal surgery

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 2, 2018

A couple alleges a physician failed to timely schedule a revision surgery to address issues with a previous surgery on the husband's spine.

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