Hospital Liability and Informed Consent

Type of CaseSettlement
Patient with Sleep Apnea Suffers Respiratory and Cardiac Arrest Following Appendectomy$7,000,000.00
Patient Suffered Profound Brain Damage Following Thyroid Surgery$6,000,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Newborn Hyperbilirubinemia Leading to Brain Damage$4,125,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose and Treat Peritonitis Following Outpatient Colonoscopic Polypectomy Leading to Sepsis and Death$1,900,000.00
Failure to Properly Manage a Patient With Epilepsyexceeding $1,500,000.00
Shoulder Dystocia/Permanent Brachial Plexus Injury$1,175,000.00
Failure To Timely Diagnose Gastric Cancer$1,135,000.00
Surgical Error$1,100,000.00
Towel Left Inside During Gastric Bypass Surgery
Negligent Care By Anesthesiologist Leading to Damage to Vocal Cords$1,000,000.00
Negligent Transporting of Ventilator-Dependent Patient$753,000.00
Orthopedic Malpractice – Wrist Surgery$650,000.00
Death Of 12 Day-Old Baby$650,000.00
Failure To Timely Diagnose And Treat Diabetic Foot Infection Leading To Death$650,000.00
58 Year Old Woman Underwent An Elective Cholecystectomy$550,000.00
Wrongful Death of 6-Week-Old Baby$525,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Vascular Injury Leading to Amputationexceeds $500,000.00
Jury Verdict$500,000.00
Shoulder Dystocia – Brachial Plexus Injury to Newborn$500,000.00
Failure to Diagnose and Treat an infection$500,000.00
Failure to Timely Treat Group B Strep Leading to Death of Newborn$457,000.00
Improper Management of Pregnancy-Related Complications$450,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose and Treat Cardiac Disease$425,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose and Treat Compartment Syndrome$400,000.00
Failure to Timely Treat Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm$400,000.00
Leg Length Discrepancy Following Hip Arthroplasty, Peroneal Nerve Damage, Abnormal Gait and Foot Drop$375,000.00
Failure to timely diagnose lung cancer$350,000.00
Failure To Diagnose A High Grade Bone Cancer – Osteosarcoma (Bone Tumor) in John Doe’s Right Upper Leg Leading To Death of 36-Year-Old Man$312,500.00
Stillbirth Death of Baby at Time of Delivery$300,000.00
Retained Foreign Object During C-Section$275,000.00
Nursing Negligence – Failure to Properly Monitor$225,000.00
Infiltration Injury to Patient In Intensive Care Unit$50,000.00
Delay in Treating Intraabdominal InfectionConfidential
Nursing home case Failure to timely treat decubitus skin ulcersConfidential

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