$3.7 Million Medical Malpractice Verdict

Haveman v. Oregon Emergency Physicians et. al., Multnomah County Case No. 1404-04430 Plaintiff Haveman was transported by ambulance to Providence St. Vincent after collapsing at home and becoming unresponsive. Defendants misinterpreted CT scans results as negative and suspected Plaintiff was having an emotional episode. It was not until more than eight hours later that defendants correctly diagnosed a stroke. …

Negligent Feeding Tube Placement Case

Decedent Wong went to Defendant Portland Adventist Medical Center (PAMC) suffering from pneumonia and respiratory failure. While there, Wong was put on a feeding tube. Plaintiff alleges that the feeding tube was negligently placed and that complications from the placement caused Wong’s death.  Plaintiff sought $500,000.00 in non-economic damages. Defendant PAMC claims that Wong was…