Maryland Lawsuits AgainstUnion Memorial Hospital

Baltimore, MD 21218

If you have a case against Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore and you want to know what lawyers handle cases against Union Memorial, you have come to the right place.

Most lawsuits against Union Memorial are medical malpractice lawsuits.  This would be expected, being a large hospital.  Cases listed as “Other Tort” are typically med mal cases.  Baltimore City Circuit Court generally lists med mal as other tort.

The other kind of common case against the Charles Village hospital is workers’ compensation.  Hospital employees are hurt far more commonly than one might expect.  Although Maryland workers’ comp cases start out at the Maryland Workers’ Compensation Commission, if either party does not like the result, the party may appeal to Circuit Court.  In this case, those appeals are in Baltimore City.

According to reporting by the Baltimore Sun, Union Memorial Hospital has been involved in several major lawsuits. The chief of cardiac catheterization lab was sued for unnecessarily placing stents in patients. Stents are small tubular meshes used to strengthen weak blood vessels. Several cases of birth injury verdicts have circulated in newspapers where mistakes in judgment resulted in children suffering cerebral palsy after delivery. According to U.S.. News and Report in a study of 5000 hospitals in 2014, the hospital ranks number 10 in Maryland and number 9 in the Baltimore metro area.

Last updated April 26, 2015

All data below is as according to the MD Judiciary, As of: 9/26/2012. Data Policy

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