Medical Malpractice Attorneys: Woman Lost Legs and Nearly Lost Life

Sharlee Ann Smoyer was only fifty five years old when she was the victim of medical negligence that changed her life forever. Smoyer’s medical malpractice attorneys argued that a home care nurse, who was treating Smoyer for complications associated with her Crohn’s Disease, did not report a bacteria-infected catheter while caring for the plaintiff. The infection, which became quite serious and nearly killed the 55 year-old woman, led to the amputation of both legs below the knees and a finger on the left hand. Woman Awarded $23 Million in Damage Judge Carol McGinley oversaw seven days of testimony in the case. At the conclusion of the … [Read more...]