Category: Wyoming Medical Malpractice

Wyoming Nursing Home With One-Star Rating Failed July Survey

A Wyoming nursing home that has the lowest rating (one star) under Medicare’s Nursing Home Compare rating system failed its July 2019 survey that stated, in part: “Based on observation, interview, and record review, the facility failed to provide necessary…
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Wyoming Nursing Home Lawsuit Alleges Neglect

The surviving wife of a 49-year-old nursing home resident has filed a lawsuit against a Wyoming nursing home, alleging that her husband was neglected before he died. The Wyoming nursing home negligence lawsuit alleges that the man did not have…
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Wyoming’s Volunteer Health Services Program Provides Immunity From Medical Malpractice Claims

Earlier this year, Wyoming enacted a statute entitled “Volunteer Health Services Program” (“Act”) which provides health care providers with immunity from personal liability for medical malpractice claims from low income patients if the health care providers delivered the health care…
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Wyoming Supreme Court Limits Liability Of County Hospital For Apparent Agent’s Medical Negligence

In its November 9, 2017 decision, the Supreme Court, State of Wyoming (“Wyoming Supreme Court”) reversed the trial court’s finding that the defendant county hospital waived its immunity by purchasing liability insurance and on that basis denied the defendant hospital’s…
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Wyoming Supreme Court Requires Arbitration Of Nursing Home Negligence Claim

The Supreme Court, State of Wyoming (“Wyoming Supreme Court”) issued an opinion on October 12, 2017 in which it held that a Wyoming nursing home resident’s daughter had the authority to sign the nursing home’s optional arbitration agreement on behalf…
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Wyoming Nursing Home Settles Claim By Resident Struck By Its Van

A troubled Wyoming nursing home with a history of deficiencies and personal injury and wrongful death claims made against it has reportedly settled the personal injury claim of one of its residents who was negligently struck by a van owned by the…
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Wyoming Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict For Surgeon

A Wyoming medical malpractice jury took only three hours to return its verdict in favor of a trauma surgeon after a one-week trial that concluded on November 21, 2016 with regard to the death of a 59-year-old pharmacist from Idaho…
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Wyoming Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict For Death Shortly After Discharge From Hospital

On August 19, 2016, a Wyoming medical malpractice jury returned its verdict in favor of all of the defendants after about two hours of deliberations, finding that the September 2011 death of a 16-year-old paralyzed boy within six  hours after…
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Wyoming Nursing Home Negligence Lawsuit Alleges Falling Ceiling Injured Immobile Stroke Victim

A recently filed Wyoming nursing home negligence lawsuit reminds us that nursing home negligence claims are not limited to allegations of nursing home neglect, nursing home abuse, under-staffing, or patent on patient harm. The Wyoming nursing home victim alleges in…
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Wyoming Surgeon At Center Of 20 Medical Malpractice Lawsuits

A Wyoming surgeon and the hospital that employed him are being sued by over 20 former patients who allege that the surgeon’s medical negligence caused them harm. The hospital is alleged to have been negligent in providing the surgeon medical…
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