Russ Berkowitz ER bays and Erik Siegel have settled a medical malpractice wrongful death case on behalf of the estate of a 54-year-old female client who was negligently discharged from a hospital emergency after only 38 minutes despite obvious signs and symptoms of a cardiac problem. Following her emergency room discharge client’s condition progressively deteriorated over the next 24 hours and she died. The amount of the settlement between the parties is confidential (image from Flickr via @billmcchesney).

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