Hospital-Patient Incident And Risk Reports May Not Be Discoverable In Illinois Medical Negligence Claims Against Hospitals, Physicians, and Medical Professionals

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Hospital-Patient Incident And Risk Reports May Not Be Discoverable In Illinois Medical Negligence Claims Against Hospitals, Physicians, and Medical Professionals
Hospital-Patient Incident And Risk Reports May Not Be Discoverable In Illinois Medical Negligence Claims Against Hospitals, Physicians, and Medical Professionals

On June 28, 2018, the First District Illinois Appellate Court in the case of Daley v. Teruel and Ingalls Memorial Hospital, 2018 IL App (1st)...

July 16, 2018
The link between birth injuries and defective drugs
The link between birth injuries and defective drugs

Giving birth to a child who suffered from birth injuries can be a difficult experience, as it can be something that has repercussions for the...

July 02, 2018
Is That A Salesman Who’s Operating On You?
Is That A Salesman Who’s Operating On You?

The patients lying on operating tables may not know it. But it's a well-known fact among surgeons and surgical nurses that medical equipment sales representatives...

November 17, 2016
SECTION 12 Examinations, Otherwise Known as the IME
SECTION 12 Examinations, Otherwise Known as the IME

You have been injured at work. Your employer is paying your medical bills. Your doctor has taken you off of work, and you are receiving...

May 02, 2016
Steps to be taken by an Injured Worker prior to and during an Independent Medical Examination
Steps to be taken by an Injured Worker prior to and during an Independent Medical Examination

After the worker has been injured in a workplace accident, it is not unusual for the insurance company to have him or her examined by...

December 07, 2015
Illinois Supreme Court Holds Physicians Can’t Hide Behind Good Samaritan Act
Illinois Supreme Court Holds Physicians Can’t Hide Behind Good Samaritan Act

The Illinois Supreme Court has recently taken away a significant defense from careless and/or negligent physicians in Illinois. The Good Samaritan Act, generally, protects physicians...

May 26, 2014