Tennessee Appeals Court Affirms Summary Judgment In Medical Malpractice Suit
(June 21, 2016, 1:04 PM EDT) -- KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A Tennessee appellate panel on June 15 affirmed a lower court’s order granting a company that owns a hospital summary judgment because the plaintiff failed to show that the company was directly responsible for her lack of a diagnosis (Amanda Gilreath, et al. v. Chattanooga-Hamilton County Hospital Authority, et al., No. 2015-02058, Tenn. App.; 2016 Tenn. App. LEXIS 412).
(Opinion available. Document #77-160622-014Z.)
Tennessee Court of Appeals Judges John W. McClarty, Charles D. Susano Jr. and Michael Swiney also said that Erlanger Health...