A prominent New York doctor has been ordered to pay up, after a patient said he was left sick and disabled after treatment.
William McCormack, 43, is suing a local hospital and his surgeon for performing an appendectomy but apparently forgetting to remove his appendix.
Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
A malpractice insurance company has threatened not to renew coverage for eight Bronx obstetricians who treat poor, high-risk patients.
Ramona Jiminez, 85, formerly of Patchogue, is now preparing a multi-million dollar malpractice lawsuit against Brookhaven Memorial Hospital in Bayshore.