Baltimore, MD 21215

Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Against Sinai Hospital

According to Maryland Judiciary Case Search, Sinai Hospital, entered with that exact spelling, has been sued as the defendant in civil cases in the Maryland circuit court system 119 times since 2012.

  • 96 Medical Malpractice and “Other Torts”
  • 2 APA
  • 1 Appeal- Workers Compensation
  • 2 Contract
  • 5 Condemnation
  • 7 Foreclosure Rights of Redemption
  • 1 General Equity
  • 1 Guardianship- Specific Transaction
  • 3 Tax Sale

Medical malpractice lawsuits are the most common circumstance in which Sinai is a defendant. Out of the 119 cases in the Maryland circuit court system against Sinai Hospital, 102 of the cases were filed in the Baltimore City Circuit Court, 13 were filed in the Baltimore County Circuit Court, 3 were filed in the Harford County Circuit Court, and 1 was filed in the Carroll County Circuit Court. 93 of these cases are closed and inactive, 10 cases are open and active, 12 are closed and active, 1 is open and inactive, and finally, 1 has been reopened and is active.

The law firms that most frequently represent Sinai Hospital are: Chason, Rosner, Leary & Marshall, LLC, Baxter, Baker, Sidle, Conn & Jones, P.A., and Goodell, DeVries, Leech & Dann, LLP.

Though Sinai Hospital is more likely to be in the news for being a defendant, they do sue other parties, mostly for contract and guardianship claims.

Sinai Hospital, hosting more than 450 beds in its Baltimore City location, is a part of LifeBridge Health. LifeBridge also runs other medical centers, like Northwest Hospital and Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital. For this reason, it is possible that LifeBridge could be associated with lawsuits against Sinai. If you have been injured by Sinai Hospital, or any other medical facility, you should contact a personal injury or medical malpractice lawyer to assess your claim.

Some of the personal injury firms that litigated against Sinai Hospital are: Goodman, Meagher & Enoch, Cardaro & Peek, Weltchek, Mallahan & Weltchek, Bennett & Heyman, and Schochor, Federico And Staton.

Bringing a medical malpractice lawsuit is not the same as other kinds of suits.  A certificate of merit is required to bring the action.  Seek counsel from a listed medical malpractice lawyer.


Sinai Hospital of Baltimore in the news

In 2018, LifeBridge Health, the health system over Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, was involved within a class action lawsuit due to a breach of data that reportedly affected over 530,000 Maryland consumers. This data breach affected LifeBridge back in September of 2016, however, news of said breach was not public until May 2018. Attorneys at Murphy, Falcon, & Murphy, filed a lawsuit against LifeBridge due to this breach. There have been some reports of those affected by this breach seeking compensation of around $30k.


Statistic about Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

According to Baltimore Business Journal, in 2018, the following was true:

  • 340 beds, licensed
  • 19,083 Admissions
  • 196,883 Outpatient visits
  • 215,966 Admissions and Outpatient visits
This information is from “Hospitals, Ranked by Admissions at Hospitals in Greater Baltimore in 2018” written by Maria Sieron, Baltimore Business Journal (November 8-14, 2019)

Last updated November 14, 2019

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


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Includes Following Defendant Names
Sinai Hospital Inc
Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore, Inc
Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore, Inc.
Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore, Incorp.
Common Co-defendants
Genuit, M.D., Thomas
Wallace, Jeff
Abramczuk, M.D., Jan W
Spurrier, Benjamin L
Dorai, M.D., Zeena