Case Number: 2009-18
Plaintiffs: James Bowlin; Thelma Charron; Barbara Meadows; Nancy Mckee; and Maryann Tolson
Defendant: Mercy Medical Center
Counts: Medical Malpractice; and Wrongful Death
Summary of Allegations: 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.