Top 5 Things You Might Not Know About Medical Malpractice Cases

Medical Malpractice Cases Happen Every Day Doctors, surgeons, and nurses aren’t perfect, although they often pretend to be. According to some reports, preventable...

Over $160M in Medical Malpractice Claims Paid Out by Just Two Chicago Hospitals

One recent study found that over 250,000 people die every year in America from avoidable medical mistakes. But the vast majority of these...

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Filed Over Cat Bite ER Treatment

There is a saying that no good deed goes unpunished. A woman in Michigan learned this the hard way when she agreed to...

Unsanitary Hospital Conditions Result in Wrongful Deaths

Unfortunately, hospital patients sometimes die. Transplant recipients may die as a result of their underlying conditions while waiting for a suitable organ donation....

Medical Instrument Manufacturer Blamed for Hospital Infections

Two patients infected with a strain of bacteria resistant to drugs (called a “superbug”) filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer of the scope...

$20 Million Medical Malpractice Settlement Includes Hospital’s Participation in Case Study

In an odd twist of events, a software designer who was injured at a hospital has settled his medical malpractice case for $20...

Children’s Hospital Sued over Emergency Room Malpractice

The parents of a 19-month-old toddler are suing her hospital because of the delayed treatment she received after swallowing a battery. The incident...

Hospital Sued for $1.5 Billion for Exposing Patients to Tuberculosis

Accused of not protecting newborn babies and patients, the parent company of a Texas hospital is being sued for $1.5 billion in a...

Why Defective Medical Products Make It to the Market

Everyone wants a better life. That means a life that is healthier, longer, and less painful. The creation of medical aids to add...

10 Tragic yet Avoidable Anesthesia Errors (Part 3)

In Part 1 and Part 2 of this blog post, we’ve seen some shocking medical errors—doctors insulting a patient during surgery, an anesthesiologist...