Tennessee Appeals Court OKs Health Care Liability Claim Against Hospital
By Gregg Lawson
(February 23, 2016, 8:46 AM EST) -- JACKSON, Tenn. — The Tennessee Court of Appeals on Feb. 10 reversed a trial court ruling dismissing health care liability claims against DMC-Memphis Inc. and affirmed a ruling allowing a woman’s common-law negligence claims against DMC to proceed to trial (Brenda Osunde, et al. v. Delta Medical Center, No. W2015-01005-COA-R9-CV, Tenn. App.; 2016 Tenn. App. LEXIS 94).
(Opinion available. Document #77-160224-027Z.)
The appeals court affirmed a decision by Shelby County Circuit Court Judge Robert Samual Weiss to let Brenda Osunde bring her case alleging that she...