medical malpractice http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Appeals court upholds large medical malpractice award http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/appeals-court-upholds-large-medical-malpractice-award <p>A federal appeals court has ordered Campbell County Memorial Hospital to pay a Nevada woman $2 million for damages she suffered when a doctor there failed to diagnose that her husband had broken his neck in a vehicle accident.<br>&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 04 Jul 2013 01:01:23 +0000 Associated Press 43173 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Appeals court upholds large medical malpractice award Cheyenne jury awards record medical malpractice award http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/cheyenne-jury-awards-record-medical-malpractice-award <p>A jury in Cheyenne handed down the largest medical malpractice verdict in Wyoming history.&nbsp; The case centered on Louis Prager, who was rushed to the emergency room after an auto accident in 2008.&nbsp; The doctor, Brian Cullison, failed to diagnose his broken neck.&nbsp; As a result,&nbsp; Prager&rsquo;s left shoulder remains paralyzed;&nbsp; he&rsquo;s unable to work;&nbsp; and he&rsquo;s in constant pain.</p> Mon, 07 Nov 2011 15:53:46 +0000 Willow Belden 15088 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Cheyenne jury awards record medical malpractice award