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Wrongful death suit filed against Jackson Square Skilled Nursing & Living Center, others

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 19, 2018

A woman has filed a wrongful death suit against a medical facility over a woman's 2016 death.

Estate administrator alleges Southview Manor Nursing Center failed to protect former resident

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 18, 2018

A Chicago long-term care facility is alleged to have failed to protect a resident from falls.

Wrongful death suit filed against Aperion Care, others over resident's death

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 18, 2018

An estate administrator alleges an Oak Lawn care facility failed to protect a woman from developing pressure sores.

Northwestern Memorial Hospital patient alleges spinal compression was not timely diagnosed

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 14, 2018

A man alleges he sustained permanent injuries as a result of his condition not being diagnosed in a timely manner.

Associated Urological Specialists patient files negligence suit over stroke

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 14, 2018

A Palos Hills woman is seeking damages from a physician and medical facility after she suffered a stroke.

Arden Courts of South Holland allegedly failed to protect resident from three falls

By Bree Gonzales | Dec 14, 2018

A South Holland care facility is alleged to have failed to protect a resident from falls.

Widow files wrongful death suit against Bern Management, Northbrook Suites, in strangling death

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 14, 2018

The widow of a lawyer has filed a wrongful death suit against the man who allegedly strangled her husband and the owners and operators of his office building.

Niece files suit against Belmont Village Senior Living Oak Park over late uncle's fall

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 14, 2018

A woman is seeking damages from an Oak Park nursing facility over a fall her late uncle had there.

Patient files malpractice suit against Northwestern Memorial Hospital over reconstructive surgery

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 14, 2018

A patient alleges she needed an additional surgery because of the negligence of a Chicago hospital and physicians in performing a reconstructive surgery after a mastectomy.

Palos Community Hospital, others named in widow's wrongful death suit

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 10, 2018

A widow alleges her late husband was not sent for appropriate cardiac workup by physicians and a Palos Heights hospital before his death.

Woman accuses Elk Grove facility of failing to protect resident from pressure ulcers

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 10, 2018

An Elk Grove Village care facility is alleged to have failed to monitor a former resident's skin condition.

MacNeal Hospital patient alleges he developed ulcers during hospital stay

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 10, 2018

A Cook County man is seeking damages from a Berwyn hospital over the care he received there.

Woman alleges Westbrook Senior Living failed to protect a female resident from falls

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 10, 2018

A Streamwood care facility is alleged to have failed to protect a resident from falls.

Burbank files fraud suit against opioid manufacturers, distributors

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 7, 2018

Suburban Burbank has become one of the latest communities to sue makers and distributors of so-called opioid painkillers.

Wrongful death suit filed against Glenshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre, others

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 6, 2018

An independent administrator has filed a wrongful death suit against several care facilities.

Eye Care patient alleges she needed surgery after physician failed to properly examine her

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 6, 2018

A patient of a Skokie ophthalmologist alleges he disregarded her complaints and she later needed surgery.

Woman sues doctors, says improperly performed embryo implantation caused pelvic infection

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 6, 2018

A Cook County woman is blaming an infection on the negligent care of two physicians who specialize in in vitro fertilization.

Northwest Community Hospital patient alleges injuries during surgery on spine

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 6, 2018

A patient of an Arlington Heights hospital alleges he was injured during a spinal surgery.

UPS employee alleges hand cut by sickle improperly wrapped in bubble wrap

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 6, 2018

A United Parcel Service employee alleges he was cut by a negligently wrapped sharp object and seeks damages from the seller.

MetroSouth Medical Center doctors alleged to have failed to spot boy's abnormalities on fetal ultrasound

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 6, 2018

The co-independent administrators of a minor's estate are seeking damages from physicians who work at MetroSouth Medical Center in Blue Island and others over the interpretation of ultrasound results.

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