Maryland Hospital Sued By Patients Of Phony OB-GYN
Law360, Los Angeles (October 25, 2017, 6:07 PM EDT) -- Dimensions Health Corp. is facing a putative class action filed Monday in Maryland federal court by patients of a former OB-GYN who delivered hundreds of babies and performed emergency cesarean sections despite fraudulently obtaining a medical license using a fake Social Security number.
Named plaintiffs Monique Russell and Jasmine Riggins say they underwent unplanned emergency C-sections performed by Oluwafemi Charles Igberase, who had medical privileges at Dimensions in Prince George's County given to him under a phony identity.
Igberase saw at least 1,000 patients and performed at least 500 C-sections in a span of about four years, according to the suit, but in...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!