Practice Area:Medical Malpractice
Outcome:Successful Plaintiff's Verdict -- $5,000,000 (Collected)
Description:Oro Valley Hospital discharged my client, a 41 year old, former Marine and married father of 2, from its ER at 2am on a cold December night. In the ER, hospital nurses administered morphine and other medication for pain and to prepare him for a procedure. When discharged, in violation of the hospital's own safety polices, he was allowed to leave the hospital without an escort. Walking out of the hospital, he fell and was rendered a paraplegic.