Illinois remains a high-price state when it comes to workers' compensation, with costs driven by substantial attorney involvement in cases and medical-legal bills, according to a recently published study by an independent research institute.
BENTON — An inmate claims he was not given proper care for an eye condition, causing him to fall due to loss of depth perception.
BENTON — A patient claims a negligent doctor failed to diagnose a brain tumor despite evidence suggesting the condition.
Hospital wants wrongful death suit transferred from St. Clair Co. to Clinton Co., where allegations arise
BELLEVILLE – St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese seeks to transfer a Carlyle woman’s wrongful death suit from St. Clair County circuit court to Clinton County.
A mother has voluntarily dismissed her claims against Specialist in Ob/Gyn Ltd. and a physician after her son allegedly died due to an undiagnosed congenital diaphragmatic hernia.
Rudolf grants dismissal in suit alleging patient died following colonoscopy; Plaintiff given leave to amend complaint
St. Clair County Circuit Judge Heinz Rudolf granted a physician’s motion to dismiss a medical malpractice suit alleging a patient died following a routine colonoscopy.
St. Clair County jury awards patient $600,000 in suit alleging injuries from breast reduction surgery
A St. Clair County jury awarded a patient $600,000 in a suit alleging she suffered permanent injuries following a bilateral breast reduction surgery.
EDWARDSVILLE — A Madison County man is suing a team of health care professionals, alleging he was not treated properly to protect his health.
EDWARDSVILLE —A man is suing a hospital for failing to give him the proper care to prevent bedsores.
BELLEVILLE – Physician Helen Mussemann, facing a wrongful death suit, moved for substitution of Circuit Judge Christopher Kolker on April 1.
Madison County Circuit Judge Sarah Smith scheduled a jury trial in a medical malpractice suit alleging a patient died after her adrenal gland infarction went undiagnosed.
BELLEVILLE — A patient is suing an O'Fallon hospital and medical team, alleging she suffered permanent injuries after she was treated negligently.
EDWARDSVILLE — A lawyer is suing Alton health care providers, alleging her client was caused to fall repeatedly.
It’s a scenario few of us expect to face - you or a loved one just suffered a serious injury at the hands of a person you trust: your doctor.
BELLEVILLE —A man is suing a cleaning company for allegedly failing to properly clean a dialysis center, causing several infections.
BENTON —A patient claims he suffered partial amputation after his primary doctor was not provided with his emergency room medical records.