2018-01-16T13:09:10+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Nursing Home Resident Death from Suffocation at Langton Place

Langton Place, a nursing home in Roseville, Minnesota, has been fined by the Minnesota Department of Health after the death of a resident whose head became trapped between the mattress and the bed’s grab bar. The resident suffocated and died…

2017-11-04T09:12:17+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Nursing Home Patient Dies from Legionnaires’ Disease in Croton-on-Hudson, NY

Carmella Scafuri, a 93-year-old resident at Sky View Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Croton-on-Hudson, New York has died from Legionnaire’s disease. According to news sources, Ms. Scafuri was one of two people at this facility to be recently diagnosed…

2017-12-09T12:56:17+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Legionnaires’ Disease Returns to Quincy, IL Veterans’ Home

In 2015, 53 residents of the Illinois Veterans’ Home in Quincy, Illinois were sickened with Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia that is most often deadly when it is contracted within a long-term health care environment. 12 of these…

2017-06-16T08:22:50+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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5 Sickened by Legionnaires’ Disease at The Seton Square East Complex in Reynoldsburg, OH

Five of the one hundred residents of a low-income apartment complex in Reynoldsburg, Ohio have contracted Legionnaire’s Disease, a severe form of pneumonia that is particularly dangerous to the elderly, smokers, and those with underlying medical conditions like diabetes, COPD,…

2017-06-12T20:44:27+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Resident Sickened with Legionnaire’s Disease at Country Meadows Retirement Community

The Country Meadows retirement community in Frederick County, Maryland is testing its water systems after a resident there was diagnosed with Legionnaire’s disease approximately two weeks ago. Legionnaire’s disease (also called legionellosis) is a severe form of pneumonia which is…

2017-09-05T10:29:30+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Legionella Bacteria
Legionnaires’ Disease Diagnosed at Horizon Health Center in Fresno, CA

A resident at Horizon Health & Subacute Center, a 180-bed nursing home in Northeast Fresno, California, has been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease, a dangerous form of pneumonia that is often deadly when it strikes within acute care and senior living…

2017-11-06T10:12:39+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Ohio Leads Nation in September Legionellosis Cases

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC)’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) report for September (Weeks 36 through 39, August 31 through September 27) lists 285 cases of diagnosed Legionellosis being reported across the United States and New York City…

2017-09-20T13:41:27+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Legionella bacteria is tested to determine source of pneumonia.
7 Deaths at Illinois Veterans’ Home in Quincy

September 2, 2015 update: There are now 8 deaths and 41 others sickened. Of the 49 people with Legionnaires Disease from the Illinois Veterans’ Home in Quincy, 45 of them were residents at the facility. As of September 1, 2015,…

2017-06-22T20:16:28+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Legionella Bacteria
Legionnaires’ Disease at Illinois Veterans’ Home in Quincy

Our law firm is representing someone sickened in the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at the Illinois Veterans’ Home in Quincy. To date, 28 residents of the VA nursing home facility have been sickened, and tragically, two of them have died. The…

2017-09-20T13:38:27+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Legionnaires’ Disease Pneumonia at Warren Barr in Chicago

A resident of Warren Barr in the Gold Coast, a nursing home and rehabilitation center in Chicago, has died after contracting Legionnaires’ disease (LD), according to news reports. The Chicago Department of Public Health has not provided any additional information.…

2017-11-06T10:02:32+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Tracheostomy Tube Lawsuit

A tracheostomy tube is put down a patient’s trachea to provide an airway, enabling the patient to breathe.  A personal injury or wrongful death claim can arise if the tube is defective, it was inserted or removed incorrectly, it was…

2017-08-28T12:39:00+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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MN Nursing Home Resident Falls, Sustains Fatal Head Injury

A Hastings, Minnesota, nursing home resident was left alone in the bathroom, in violation of orders. The resident fell off of the toilet and sustained a fatal head injury. The Minnesota Department of Health investigated and determined that the resident’s…