TITLE

$340,000 verdict follows Alzheimer's patient's case

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Feb2007, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses a legal case involving a hospital that failed to monitor an elderly man suffering from Alzheimer's disease.
ACCESSION #
25063242

 

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