CA SNF Verdict Resident Fall with Fracture and Hip Replacement Verdict $1.8M
An 85 yr. old resident of a CA snf suffered a fractured hip and acetabulum from an unknown fall or drop. The treating surgeon stated the injury looked as if she had been in a car accident. Complications from the injury left the resident without a right for 4 mos after the initial surgery. A jury returned a verdict of $1,844,400 for the plaintiff.
Plaintiff’s Expert: Kathyrn Locatell, M.D. Geriatrics