A Philadelphia jury returned a $2.274 million verdict in a civil medical malpractice case in favor of a former patient against a now-convicted physician. In Rivera v. Bado, July Term, 2014, No. 01548, the Plaintiff alleged that the Defendant recklessly over-prescribed opioids in 2011 and 2012 when the Defendant operated a “pain management” practice. The Plaintiff had been referred to
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On the first day of trial, defendants agreed to settle a medical malpractice case venued in Camden County New Jersey for over $3 million. The plaintiff was set to prove that an important pre surgery lab test was ignored by the surgeon, and that the postoperative nurse responsible for caring for the patient after surgery failed to identify classic signs