Arbitration Award $375K - Pressure ulcer case in AL
Ed Parish, Admin. of the Estate of Joe Moore v. SSC Montgomery South Haven Operating Company
US District Court, Middle District of Alabama
Case No. 11-CV-00282
Plaintiff: J.P. Sawyer, sawyer Law Firm, Enterprise, AL
Defendant: Hunter C. Carroll and Carl Hagwood, Hagwood, Adelman, Tipton, Birmingham, AL
Details: Main fell at home, admitted to facility, in 5 1/2 weeks developed Stage IV pressure ulcer. It became infection and he died a few weeks later. Poor Nursing documentation was factor in the case.