Case Number: 2009-13
Plaintiffs: James Welsh; and Sharon Welsh
Defendants: Anne Arundel Medical Center; and Anne Arundel Health System
Counts: Medical Malpractice; and Loss of Consortium
Summary of Allegations: Medical malpractice involving lack of attention from hospital staff following hip replacement surgery causing the claimant to fall out of his hospital bed. The fall resulted in a torn rotator cuff, paralysis of the right side of his diaphragm, partial collapse of the lower lobe of his right lung, and severe head trauma.