TITLE

Failure to monitor leads to $1.4 million verdict

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Apr2007, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a case sent to the McLean County (Illinois) Circuit Court in which the jury awarded $1.4 million to the plaintiff representing the estate of a former patient at an emergency department (ED) who died because a physician negligently failed to monitor the administration of the drug heparin.
ACCESSION #
24808833

 

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