Maryland Lawsuits AgainstUniversity Of Maryland Medical System Corporation

Baltimore, MD 21201

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND MEDICAL SYSTEM CORPORATION

According to Maryland Judiciary Case Search, University of Maryland Medical System Corporation, entered with that exact spelling, has been sued as the defendant in civil cases in the Maryland circuit court system 98 times since 2012.

  • 85 Medical Malpractice and “Other Torts”
  • 5 Civil
  • 1 Condemnation
  • 2 Contract
  • 1 DJ
  • 1 Mechanics Liens
  • 1 Other Civil
  • 2 RD

Since 2012, 98 cases have been filed against the University of Maryland Medical System Corporation in the Maryland circuit court system. 83 of the 98 cases were filed in the Baltimore City Circuit Court. 3 were filed in the Montgomery County Circuit Court and the Talbot County Circuit Court. 2 cases were filed in both the Prince George’s County Circuit Court and the Washington County Circuit Court, and 1 case was filed in each of the following: Dorchester County Circuit Court, Harford County Circuit Court, and Howard County Circuit Court. 63 of these cases are closed and inactive, 14 are open and active, 12 are closed and active, 3 are closed, 2 are active, 2 are open, and 1 has been reopened.

The law firms that most frequently represent the University of Maryland Medical System Corporation are: Brady Fischel & Daily, LLC, Shaw, Morrow & Joseph, P.A., Chason, Rosner, Leary & Marshall LLC, Morgan Carlo Downs & Everton P.A., Waranch & Brown, LLC, Miles & Stockbridge, P.C., and Pessin Katz Law, P.A.

University of Maryland Medical System Corporation began around 1823 as an extension of the University Of Maryland School Of Medicine. In 1984 it transformed into a private nonprofit corporation. It specialized in medical education, community health services and emergency care. Other components of the system include R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Greenebaum Cancer Center, a separate pediatric and children’s hospital, Washington Medical Center, Schaefer Rehabilitation Center, several regional health centers, and St Joseph Medical Center.  Known as a national and regional referral center for cardiac, cancer, and trauma care, its far reaching facilities offer women’s and children’s health as well as physical rehabilitation.  See http://umms.org/about for more information.

If you have a lawsuit against University of Maryland hospital or any of its subsidiaries, the best advice is to seek a good medical malpractice lawyer (if it’s med mal) or, otherwise, a lawyer suited to your particular kind of case.  By studying the statistics below, you can see what attorneys have experience in lawsuits against University of Maryland Hospital.

University of Maryland Medical System Corporation Lawsuits in the News

In September 2016, a Gwynn Oak family was awarded $10 million in a medical malpractice suit involving the University of Maryland Medical System Corporation. Allen was admitted to the hospital for kidney issues, but while there, he developed high levels of potassium in his body. UMMS doctors are said to have given Dennis Allen a drug known as Kayexalate, which ended up destroying his colon and led to his death in 2013.  After discovering blood in his stool from the medication, the doctors ended up having to remove Allen’s entire colon, and he passed away the following day.

Last updated July 23, 2018

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

University Of Maryland Medical System Corporation Lawsuit Statistics

Case Types

Question?

Real, Updated Data from the MD Court System

(What do these mean?)

Lawsuit Results

Question?

Real, Updated Data from the MD Court System

(What do these mean?)

Lawsuits

Real, Updated Data from the MD Court System

Includes Following Defendant Names
University Of Maryland Medical
University Of Maryland Medical Center
University Of Maryland Medical System
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND MEDICAL SYSTEM CORP
University Of Maryland Medical System, Inc.
University Of Maryland Medical Systems Corp
University Of Maryland Medical Systems Corp.
University Of Maryland Medical Systems Corporation
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC
University Of Maryland Medical Systems, Inc.
University Of MD Medical Center
University Of MD Medical System
University Of Md Medical System Corporation
University Of MD Medical Systems Corporation
Common co-defendants
Shuhart, M.D., Dwayne T.
Mullick, M.D., Jowheri J.
Rohr, RN, Janet E
Aupperlee, RN, Marcia D
Rainey, R.N., Heather