Case Number: 2009-268
Plaintiffs: Jack Ambrose, III; Laura Vandervort; Geraldine Ambrose; Jack Ambrose, Jr.; and Jack Ambrose, IV
Defendant: University of Maryland Medical Center
Count: Medical Malpractice
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice involving the failure to properly monitor the decedent, who presented at the defendant’s emergency room demonstrating a present suicidal intent. As a result, the decedent allegedly committed suicide in the defendant’s emergency room using a plastic bag and surgical glove.