Abstract. — Following a comprehensive four-year survey in Howard County, Texas, and the review of three non-comprehensive surveys, a combined checklist of 307 species of vascular plants is reported. This checklist includes 202 genera and 61 families, with Asteraceae (28%), Fabaceae (8%) and Poaceae (6%) the most common. Vegetative associations and common names are also […]
Following or during an arteriogram performed by a third-year radiology resident, plaintiff suffered a stroke which resulted in some permanent physical disabilities. Defendants appeal from a judgment entered after a non-jury trial which awarded damages of $120,000 to plaintiff, for “medical malpractice committed by agents and employees” of defendants. They raise four issues; however, their […]
This appeal involves the applicability of the “discovery rule” in medical malpractice actions, where the patient did not discover that he had sustained an actionable injury until more than two years after the alleged malpractice. Appellant William Hayward and his wife commenced this medical malpractice action against appellees Medical Center of Beaver County (hospital), Dr. […]
Plaintiff Ashtabula County Medical Center (“ACMC”), a hospital located in Ashtabula, Ohio, sought a higher rate of reimbursement for the care provided in its skilled nursing facility (“SNF”) than that allowed by the United States Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”). ACMC filed suit in federal court seeking review of a final decision of […]
Taxation – Real property – Valuation of office building and adjacent parcels of land leased to healthcare professionals – Board of Tax Appeals decision as to propertys value affirmed when owner fails to meet its burden of proving a right to a reduction in value – Boards denial of motion for sanctions reversed and remanded, […]
This action brings to a head the long and vigorous struggle of the King County Medical Society to curb independent contract medical and hospital service in King county.
Scott Havsy, D.O., sole shareholder of Pain Diagnostics and Rehabilitation Associates, P.S. (jointly, “Havsy”), appeals from the district courts entry of summary judgment in favor of Pierce County Medical Bureau, Inc. (“PCMB”). We affirm.