Case Number: 2009-3
Plaintiffs: Amanda Chew; and Desmond Wright
Defendants: Dr. Michael Mullen, Mid-Shore Women’s Health; The Memorial Hospital at Easton, Maryland; Shore Health System; and University of Maryland Medical Center
Counts: Medical Malpractice; and Parent’s Claim
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice involving failure to decrease and/or stop the administration of Pitocin upon noticing signs and symptoms of fetal distress, failure to timely and appropriately perform a cesarean section (C-section) delivery, and failure to diagnose fetal distress, fetal hypoxia, and an arrest of labor.