Hospital Liability and Informed Consent

Type of Case Settlement
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 Epilepsy exceeding $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 Amputation exceeds $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
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