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Village at Victory Lakes sued after resident's death at long-term care facility

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 11, 2018

The Village at Victory Lakes is being blamed in the death of a patient in its assisted living unit at the long-term care facility.

Guardians of adult with disabilities sue sheltered care facility alleging negligence in fall

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 10, 2018

Guardians of a disabled adult are suing sheltered care facility Arden Courts of Glen Ellyn, HCR Manorcare Inc. and a nurse, claiming negligence in the care of a resident who allegedly fell at the facility.

Widow blames Aperion Care Forest Park for husband's death

By Bree Gonzales | Sep 10, 2018

A widow is suing Aperion Care Forest Park, a nursing home, citing alleged violation of the Nursing Home Care Act, negligence and wrongful death.

Main Credit sues Ballard Respiratory for more than $350,000

By Bree Gonzales | Sep 10, 2018

Main Credit Corp., a commercial finance company, is suing Ballard Respiratory and Rehabilitation Center, a Niles-based nursing facility, citing alleged breach of contract and past due payments.

Finance company sues nursing home for alleged breach of contract

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 10, 2018

A finance company is suing Glen Saint Andrew Living Community citing alleged breach of contract.

Jackson Park Supportive Living Facility, University of Chicago Medical Center accused of wrongful death

By Bree Gonzales | Sep 9, 2018

Jackson Park Supportive Living Facility, the University of Chicago Medical Center and Glenshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre are being sued over the death of a patient who allegedly had stayed at each of the facilities in 2016.

Son claims his mother died because of untreated E. coli

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 7, 2018

A son is suing his late mother's physician and the University of Illinois-Chicago Medical Center (UIC) physicians, claiming they failed to treat a diagnosed infection with antibiotics, which allegedly led to her death.

Veteran Chicago cop accuses physician of false allegations of prescription drug abuse

By Bree Gonzales | Sep 6, 2018

An 18-year veteran Chicago Police officer has accused a physician of making false allegations that he was abusing prescription drugs, affecting his professional and personal reputation.

Man sues Westchester nursing home, alleging poor care, wrongful death

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 6, 2018

A man is suing Westchester Health and Rehabilitation Center, citing alleged negligence and wrongful death in the care of a relative.

Daughter accuses nursing home Symphony Chicago West of inadequate care for her father

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 4, 2018

A daughter is suing Symphony of Chicago West, alleging the nursing facility failed to provide appropriate care for her father.

Surviving son accused nursing facility of negligence in mother's death

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 4, 2018

A son is suing Lexington Health Care Center of Wheeling and physician Howard Axe, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Wife claims husband's sudden death due to misdiagnosis of heart condition

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 4, 2018

A widow is suing physicians and medical facilities, citing alleged medical malpractice and an alleged violation of the Wrongful Death Act.

Swedish Covenant Management, doctor accused of negligence

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 28, 2018

A husband and wife are suing a doctor, Daniel Laich, D.O., and Swedish Covenant Management, alleging loss of consortium and negligence.

Wrongful death suit filed against Estates of Hyde Park, Kindred Hospital Chicago-North

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 27, 2018

A Chicago nursing facility is alleged to have failed to develop a care plan for a former resident's open wound.

Long term care facility sued for alleged failure to diagnose embolism

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 24, 2018

A surviving heir is suing physicians and a long term care facility, claiming that a patient's embolism was not properly diagnosed, resulting in his death.

Northwestern Memorial Hospital sued in patient's death

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 24, 2018

A man is suing Northwestern Memorial Hospital, citing negligence after a relative's death.

Riverside Senior Living sued for negligence following man's death

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 24, 2018

A lawsuit against Riverside Senior Living Center claims a man was injured and had a poor quality of life prior to his death at the facility on Sept. 7, 2016.

Medical malpractice claimed in lawsuit over man's death vs Advocate Christ Medical Center, doctors

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 22, 2018

A special administrator is suing Advocate Christ Medical Center, as well as several physicians, citing alleged medical malpractice.

Negligent supervision alleged in Harbor House resident's fall

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 22, 2018

A nursing home resident is suing Harbor House, citing alleged negligent supervision.

Lawsuit blames Advocate Health, doctors for woman's death following surgery

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 21, 2018

Next of kin are suing Advocate Health and doctors Steven C. Schaefer, James C. Doherty and Martin Benjamin, citing alleged negligence and wrongful death.

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