33rd Hepatitis C Case Linked to NH Hospital

Yet another patient was infected with hepatitis C after receiving treatment at an Exeter, New Hampshire, Hospital, according to state health officials, bringing the total number of cases to 33. The infections occurred at Exeter Hospital's Cardiac Catheritization Lab from October 1, 2010 to May 25, 2012, when an employee of the hospital, David Kwiatkowski, used hospital syringes to inject himself with stolen Read More

$21M Awarded in Birth Injury Suit

A jury awarded $21 million on Tuesday to a Baltimore couple in a malpractice lawsuit filed over their son's birth injuries. The suit was filed by Joel and Shantiah Norfleet against Harbor Hospital, where their son lost oxygen to his brain while in his mother's womb during birth, causing him to be born with cerebral palsy. The Norfleets argued that doctors should have performed a Caesarean section, rather than Read More